TITLE

Spectral and picosecond temporal properties of flared guide Y-coupled phase-locked laser arrays

AUTHOR(S)
DeFreez, R. K.; Bossert, D. J.; Yu, N.; Hartnett, K.; Elliott, R. A.; Winful, H. G.
PUB. DATE
December 1988
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;12/12/1988, Vol. 53 Issue 24, p2380
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Spatio-spectral and spatio-temporal properties of flared waveguide ‘‘Y’’-coupled laser arrays are investigated in both cw and pulsed operation. In each case, regular sustained self-pulsations are exhibited. Destabilization of phase locking, caused by amplitude phase coupling, is thought to be the origin of the pulsations.
ACCESSION #
9829177

 

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