Low-frequency line shapes in guided acoustic-wave Brillouin scattering

Greene, Benjamin I.; Saeta, Peter N.
October 1994
Applied Physics Letters;10/31/1994, Vol. 65 Issue 18, p2269
Academic Journal
Examines the low-density line shape of guided acoustic-wave Brillouin scattering resonances in optical fibers. Determination of radial geometric distortions through laser beam backscattered light analysis; Use of material damping and transmission loss as a homogeneous broadening mechanism; Influence of fiber dimension variations on spectra broadening.


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