We show that, when the input signal to a Brillouin amplifier and a phase-conjugate mirror is spectrally broadened, the Brillouin interaction can still efficiently amplify and conjugate the input.
© 1995 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: December 5, 1994
Published: April 1, 1995
D. C. Jones, A. M. Scott, and I. Stewart, "Response of a Brillouin amplifier and four-wave mixing mirror to a spectrally broadened signal beam," Opt. Lett. 20, 692-694 (1995)