Extreme nonlinear phase shift in self-pulsating laser diodes

Makoto Ohta, Masaru Kuramoto, Masao Ikeda, Hiroyuki Yokoyama

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Abstract

We observed strong self-phase-modulation of over 20π inside self-pulsating laser diodes. We found that this phenomenon plays a crucial role in reducing noise when using a semiconductor laser to read information from an optical disk.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNonlinear Optics
Subtitle of host publicationMaterials, Fundamentals and Applications, NLO 2007
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)1557528438, 9781557528438
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2007
EventNonlinear Optics: Materials, Fundamentals and Applications, NLO 2007 - Kona, HI, United States
Duration: 2007 Jul 302007 Jul 30

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherNonlinear Optics: Materials, Fundamentals and Applications, NLO 2007
CountryUnited States
CityKona, HI
Period07/7/3007/7/30

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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