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  • Vol. 12, Iss. 8 — Aug. 1, 1987
  • pp: 585–587

Self-organized phase-matched harmonic generation in optical fibers

R. H. Stolen and H. W. K. Tom  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 12, Issue 8, pp. 585-587 (1987)

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We generated second-harmonic light from a single-mode fiber after a few minutes of seeding with 532-nm harmonic light along with 1.064-μm pump light. This experiment supports a mechanism for photoinducing an alternating second-order nonlinearity in the fiber.

© 1987 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: March 24, 1987
Manuscript Accepted: May 4, 1987
Published: August 1, 1987

R. H. Stolen and H. W. K. Tom, "Self-organized phase-matched harmonic generation in optical fibers," Opt. Lett. 12, 585-587 (1987)

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