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  • Vol. 14, Iss. 12 — Jun. 15, 1989
  • pp: 615–617

Nonlinear optical interaction in semiconductor lasers due to population pulsations

W. Elsässer, E. O. Göbel, R. Nietzke, and P. Panknin  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 14, Issue 12, pp. 615-617 (1989)

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Population pulsations are demonstrated as a basic mechanism for nonlinear optical interaction in a semiconductor laser by detecting the optical beat frequency in the noise spectrum of the injection current.

© 1989 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: November 18, 1988
Manuscript Accepted: March 31, 1989
Published: June 15, 1989

W. Elsässer, E. O. Göbel, R. Nietzke, and P. Panknin, "Nonlinear optical interaction in semiconductor lasers due to population pulsations," Opt. Lett. 14, 615-617 (1989)

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