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Submillisecond pulses by two-wave coupling in Bi12TiO20 crystals
Author(s): Matthias Esselbach; Gregor Cedilnik; Armin Kiessling; Richard M. Kowarschik
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Paper Abstract

We experimentally observed the unusually fast response in a two-wave mixing arrangement with fiber-like Bi12TiO20 crystals on transient change of the external electric field. Pulses of the amplification of the signal wave with a rise time down to 0.2 ms and a width of 0.5 ms at a total input intensity of 6 mW/mm2 are obtained when applying a rising or decreasing front of an external electric field to the crystal. The two-wave coupling without external field has a response time of 200 ms.

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Date Published: 19 July 1999
PDF: 2 pages
Proc. SPIE 3749, 18th Congress of the International Commission for Optics, (19 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.354743
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Matthias Esselbach, Friedrich-Schiller-Univ. Jena (Germany)
Gregor Cedilnik, Friedrich-Schiller-Univ. Jena (Germany)
Armin Kiessling, Friedrich-Schiller-Univ. Jena (Germany)
Richard M. Kowarschik, Friedrich-Schiller-Univ. Jena (Germany)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 3749:
18th Congress of the International Commission for Optics
Alexander J. Glass; Joseph W. Goodman; Milton Chang; Arthur H. Guenther; Toshimitsu Asakura, Editor(s)

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