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  • Vol. 18, Iss. 23 — Dec. 1, 1993
  • pp: 2056–2058

Heterodyne spectroscopy with spatially resolved laser eigenstates

Nam Huu Tran, Thierry Foucher, Patrice Lagoutte, Christophe Migault, Fabien Bretenaker, and Albert Le Floch  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 18, Issue 23, pp. 2056-2058 (1993)

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Local spatial separation of laser eigenstates is shown to provide a convenient and reliable means for tuning several parameters of a two-frequency laser independently of one another, while the eigenbeams are kept degenerate on the resonator ends. The flexibility gained is illustrated by easy measurements of saturated dispersion in an intracavity absorber.

© 1993 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: July 6, 1993
Published: December 1, 1993

Nam Huu Tran, Thierry Foucher, Patrice Lagoutte, Christophe Migault, Fabien Bretenaker, and Albert Le Floch, "Heterodyne spectroscopy with spatially resolved laser eigenstates," Opt. Lett. 18, 2056-2058 (1993)

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