Applications of Nonlinear Fiber Optics, Second Edition by Govind Agrawal

By Govind Agrawal

* the single ebook describing functions of nonlinear fiber optics * new chapters at the most modern advancements: hugely nonlinear fibers and quantum functions * assurance of biomedical functions * difficulties supplied on the finish of every bankruptcy the advance of recent hugely nonlinear fibers - often called microstructured fibers, holey fibers and photonic crystal fibers - is the subsequent iteration know-how for all-optical sign processing and biomedical purposes. This new version has been completely up to date to include those key expertise advancements. The publication provides sound assurance of the basics of lightwave expertise, in addition to fabric on pulse compression innovations and rare-earth-doped fiber amplifiers and lasers. The commonly revised chapters contain info on fiber-optic communique structures and the ultrafast sign processing recommendations that utilize nonlinear phenomena in optical fibers. New fabric makes a speciality of the functions of hugely nonlinear fibers in parts starting from wavelength laser tuning and nonlinear spectroscopy to biomedical imaging and frequency metrology. applied sciences reminiscent of quantum cryptography, quantum computing, and quantum communications also are lined in a brand new bankruptcy. This ebook might be an amazing reference for: R&D engineers engaged on constructing subsequent iteration optical parts; scientists concerned with study on fiber amplifiers and lasers; graduate scholars and researchers operating within the fields of optical communications and quantum details. * the single ebook on the right way to improve nonlinear fiber optic purposes * new chapters at the most modern advancements; hugely Nonlinear Fibers and Quantum purposes * insurance of biomedical purposes

Show description

Read Online or Download Applications of Nonlinear Fiber Optics, Second Edition (Optics and Photonics Series) PDF

Best optics books

The scattering of light

" In penning this e-book, i've got endeavored to summarize the' thought of electromagnetic scattering, in addition to to explain a number of the functional purposes, rather to mild scattering. The therapy is large, and but it really is not often exhaustive, for the sphere is great. the choice of issues, defined within the introductory bankruptcy, is biased greatly in want of my very own pursuits.

Quantum Optics

Quantum optics, i. e. the interplay of person photons with subject, all started with the discoveries of Planck and Einstein, yet lately, it has extended past natural physics to develop into a huge driver for technological innovation. This publication serves the wider readership turning out to be out of this improvement via beginning with an hassle-free description of the underlying physics after which increase a extra complex therapy.

Statistical Methods in Quantum Optics 2: Non-Classical Fields

Statistical tools in Quantum Optics 2 - Non-Classical Fields keeps the improvement of the equipment utilized in quantum optics to regard open quantum platforms and their fluctuations. Its early chapters construct upon the phase-space equipment brought within the first quantity Statistical tools in Quantum Optics 1 - subject Equations and Fokker-Planck Equations: the problems those equipment face in treating non-classical mild are uncovered, the place the regime of enormous fluctuations – failure of the procedure dimension growth – is proven to be relatively complex.

Additional info for Applications of Nonlinear Fiber Optics, Second Edition (Optics and Photonics Series)

Example text

B. J. Eggleton, C. M. de Sterke, and R. E. Slusher, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 16, 587 (1999). References [89] [90] [91] [92] [93] [94] [95] [96] [97] [98] [99] [100] [101] [102] [103] [104] [105] [106] [107] [108] [109] [110] [111] [112] [113] [114] [115] [116] [117] [118] [119] [120] [121] [122] [123] [124] [125] [126] 51 H. G. Winful, J. H. Marburger, and E. Garmire, Appl. Phys. Lett. 35, 379 (1979). H. G. Winful and G. D. Cooperman, Appl. Phys. Lett. 40, 298 (1982). H. G. Winful, Appl. Phys. Lett. 46, 527 (1985).

When a single beam excites the A1 mode at the fiber input, its transmission depends on its detuning δ from the Bragg wavelength and becomes quite small within the stop band centered at δ = 0. The reason is easily understood by noting that the grating transfers power to the A2 mode as light propagates inside the grating. The nonlinear effects such as SPM and XPM can affect the amount of power transferred by changing the refractive index and shifting the Bragg wavelength toward Chapter 1. 5 cm−1 .

When a dynamic grating is present, the two pulses form a gap soliton that is trapped by the grating and appears stationary in the frame of the input pulse. 018 m−1 , while keeping all other parameters the same. A similar effect was predicted as early as 1989, and the resulting solitary waves were called resonance solitons [190]. 5 of Ref. [2] in the context of vector solitons forming in a birefringent fiber. 1 Derive Eq. 1) from the phase-matching condition in Eq. 2). 2 Use Eq. 55 μm. 45. 3 Describe the mechanism through which absorption of ultraviolet light produces changes in the refractive index of silica fibers.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.99 of 5 – based on 41 votes