22 June 1989 Semiconductor Laser Stabilization By External Optical Feedback
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Proceedings Volume 1043, Laser Diode Technology and Applications; (1989) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.976368
Event: OE/LASE '89, 1989, Los Angeles, CA, United States
Abstract
We have developed a theory describing the effect of external optical feedback on the steady-state noise characteristics of a single-mode semiconductor laser. This theory is valid for arbitrarily strong feedback and arbitrary external cavity. The general formalism includes relaxation oscillations, and allow us to analyze the effect of feedback on both the laser linewidth,frequency noise, relative intensity noise and the relaxation oscillation sidebands in the field spectrum.
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D. R. Hjelme, D. R. Hjelme, A. R. Mickelson, A. R. Mickelson, R. G. Beausoleil, R. G. Beausoleil, J. A. McGarvey, J. A. McGarvey, R. L. Hagman, R. L. Hagman, } "Semiconductor Laser Stabilization By External Optical Feedback", Proc. SPIE 1043, Laser Diode Technology and Applications, (22 June 1989); doi: 10.1117/12.976368; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.976368
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