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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)

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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.

© 1978 Optical Society of America

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

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)

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