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  • Vol. 14, Iss. 21 — Nov. 1, 1989
  • pp: 1237–1239

Chaos in a conventional nonlinear coupler

Yijiang Chen and A. W. Snyder  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 14, Issue 21, pp. 1237-1239 (1989)

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Conventional optical-fiber directional couplers composed of isotropic material can exhibit chaotic power splitting when the input polarization is inclined to the geometric axes of coupler.

© 1989 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: May 31, 1989
Manuscript Accepted: August 8, 1989
Published: November 1, 1989

Yijiang Chen and A. W. Snyder, "Chaos in a conventional nonlinear coupler," Opt. Lett. 14, 1237-1239 (1989)

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