The reflection properties of an interface between a dielectric and a saturable dye solution are investigated. A simple phenomenological approach describes the switching behavior, including self-phase-modulation effects induced at the interface.
© 1989 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: June 12, 1989
Manuscript Accepted: October 12, 1989
Published: December 15, 1989
M. Mohebi, B. Jean-Jean, and J.-C. Diels, "Self-induced reflection at a saturable interface," Opt. Lett. 14, 1353-1355 (1989)