16 June 1986 Stimulated Brillouin Scattering With A Multimode Laser
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Proceedings Volume 0613, Nonlinear Optics and Applications; (1986) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.960394
Event: O-E/LASE'86 Symposium, 1986, Los Angeles, CA, United States
Abstract
The dependence of stimulated Brillouin gain on the pump laser mode structure is studied both theoretically and experimentally. It is found that under conditions that are often fulfilled in practice, the gain and reflectivity are independent of the number of modes in the pump laser even for the case of strong pump depletion.
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Mark D. Skeldon, Mark D. Skeldon, Paul Narum, Paul Narum, Robert W. Boyd, Robert W. Boyd, "Stimulated Brillouin Scattering With A Multimode Laser", Proc. SPIE 0613, Nonlinear Optics and Applications, (16 June 1986); doi: 10.1117/12.960394; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.960394
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