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  • Vol. 19, Iss. 8 — Apr. 15, 1994
  • pp: 533–535

Dynamic independence of pulsed antiphased modes

Paul Mandel and Jingyi Wang  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 19, Issue 8, pp. 533-535 (1994)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.19.000533


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Abstract

We analyze theoretically a case of antiphase dynamics in the self-pulsing regime involving two orthogonal polarizations in intracavity second-harmonic generation. We show that, for this model, antiphase dynamics may lead to a nonreciprocal independence of the two polarizations as a result of partial overlap between the pulses. In the case in which two modes oscillate with one polarization and a single mode oscillates with orthogonal polarization, we find that the two modes can display chaos while the orthogonal mode remains periodic, despite coupling among all the modes.

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History
Original Manuscript: November 10, 1993
Published: April 15, 1994

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Paul Mandel and Jingyi Wang, "Dynamic independence of pulsed antiphased modes," Opt. Lett. 19, 533-535 (1994)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-19-8-533


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