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  • Vol. 13, Iss. 10 — Oct. 1, 1988
  • pp: 862–864

Supercontinuum generated by six-photon mixing

Jamal T. Manassah and Mustafa A. Mustafa  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 13, Issue 10, pp. 862-864 (1988)

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We obtain the shape, phase, and spectral distribution of an ultrafast pulse propagating in a χ(5) medium (six-photon mixing). The calculation is performed in the plane-wave approximation for a dispersionless medium but with self-steepening present.

© 1988 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: February 22, 1988
Manuscript Accepted: July 1, 1988
Published: October 1, 1988

Jamal T. Manassah and Mustafa A. Mustafa, "Supercontinuum generated by six-photon mixing," Opt. Lett. 13, 862-864 (1988)

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