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  • Vol. 2, Iss. 3 — Mar. 1, 1978
  • pp: 55–57

Nonlinear electro-optic Fabry–Perot devices using reflected-light feedback

P. W. Smith, E. H. Turner, and B. B. Mumford  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 2, Issue 3, pp. 55-57 (1978)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.2.000055


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Abstract

We describe and demonstrate new modes of operation of a nonlinear electro-optic Fabry–Perot device that can be obtained by using reflected-light feedback. Very precise optical limiting and clipping characteristics can be achieved by suitably tailoring the resonator characteristics.

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History
Original Manuscript: December 23, 1977
Published: March 1, 1978

Citation
P. W. Smith, E. H. Turner, and B. B. Mumford, "Nonlinear electro-optic Fabry–Perot devices using reflected-light feedback," Opt. Lett. 2, 55-57 (1978)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-2-3-55


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