1 September 2004 Time refraction of short laser pulses in optical fibers
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Proceedings Volume 5456, Photon Management; (2004); doi: 10.1117/12.549110
Event: Photonics Europe, 2004, Strasbourg, France
Abstract
The concepts of time refraction was introduced in recent years, as the temporal analogue of the usual (space) refraction, for waves propagating in non-stationary optical media. We discuss possible experimental configurations for time refraction of low intensity and short laser pulses propagating in optical fibers, and their eventual use in photonics. We generalize our previous work to the case of guided propagation. The expected frequency shifts, amplitudes and shapes of the secondary pulses resulting from time refraction are calculated.
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J. T. Mendonca, A. Guerreiro, Helder Crespo, "Time refraction of short laser pulses in optical fibers", Proc. SPIE 5456, Photon Management, (1 September 2004); doi: 10.1117/12.549110; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.549110
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Refraction

Wave propagation

Optical fibers

Optical properties

Laser optics

Refractive index

Photonics

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