TITLE

Theoretical study of a nonlinear prism output coupler

AUTHOR(S)
Arlot, P.; Vitrant, G.
PUB. DATE
March 1987
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;3/16/1987, Vol. 50 Issue 11, p650
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We study a nonlinear output coupler. The nonlinear medium is the substrate which exhibits Kerr effect. New effects are predicted, which have no equivalent in the linear case: nonexponential decay of the guided field, increase of the intensity of the output radiated field, variation of the output angle along the waveguide, strong modification of the output beam intensity distribution.
ACCESSION #
9822388

 

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