12 July 1993 WTA dynamics in large aperture active cavity with saturable absorber
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Proceedings Volume 1806, Optical Computing; (1993) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.147825
Event: Topical Meeting on Optical Computing, 1992, Minsk, Belarus
Abstract
Winner-takes-all dynamical behavior of transverse structure in a large aperture dye laser with intracavity saturable absorber on bacteriorhodopsin controlled by bleaching and coloring external beams is demonstrated both theoretically and experimentally. As a result of mode competitive interactions in the multistable dye laser the strongest component of multimode structure incoherently initiated by uniform external bleaching beam suppresses the rest modes and the final stage of transverse structure evolution is the single-mode regime of operation.
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Vladimir Yu. Bazhenov, Victor B. Taranenko, Mikhail V. Vasnetsov, "WTA dynamics in large aperture active cavity with saturable absorber", Proc. SPIE 1806, Optical Computing, (12 July 1993); doi: 10.1117/12.147825; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.147825
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