1 November 1997 Parametric amplification of an optical vortex
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Proceedings Volume 3176, Tunable Solid State Lasers; (1997) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.293468
Event: Tunable Solid State Lasers, 1996, Wroclaw, Poland
Abstract
An experimental study of parametric amplification of light beams with screw dislocations is presented. It is shown that a vortex can be parametrically amplified preserving its topological charge. The reversal of the vortex in an optical parametric amplifier is demonstrated experimentally. It is shown also that OPA can be used for the vortex reversal and its frequency conversion. Experimental result are in agreement with theoretical predictions.
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Audrius Berzanskis, Audrius Berzanskis, A. Matijosius, A. Matijosius, Algis S. Piskarskas, Algis S. Piskarskas, Valerijus Smilgevicius, Valerijus Smilgevicius, Algis Stabinis, Algis Stabinis, } "Parametric amplification of an optical vortex", Proc. SPIE 3176, Tunable Solid State Lasers, (1 November 1997); doi: 10.1117/12.293468; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.293468
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