Vector rogue waves in a carbon nanotube mode-locked fiber laser


Summary form only given. Mechanisms of rogue waves (RWs) emergence have been extensively studied in fiber lasers with nonlinearly driven cavities [1], Raman fiber amplifiers and lasers [2], and fiber lasers via modulation of the pump [3]. Previously, it has been found that RWs can be emerged because of soliton-soliton interaction through the overlapping of their tails or soliton-dispersive wave interaction. The result of these interactions is a coupling enhancement that leads to chaotic pulse bunching in the form of soliton rain at the time scale of a round-trip time in a high pump power (800 mW) [4]. Such interaction can be controlled by the pump power modulation or/and by injecting a weak seeding signal and noise. Here, we report for the first time the observation of the soliton rain and soliton-soliton interaction that leads to the optical rogue wave emergence in a carbon nano-tube saturable absorber mode-locked fiber laser at low pump power (140mW) without pump modulation or injecting a weak signal and noise to the laser cavity. As we shown recently [5] that by tuning the interaction of two orthogonal-states of polarization (SOP) of the in-cavity birefringent and also the pump SOP whereas the polarization instability leading to the emergence of different optical RW events.

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Divisions: College of Engineering & Physical Sciences > Aston Institute of Photonics Technology (AIPT)
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Event Title: European Quantum Electronics Conference, EQEC 2017
Event Type: Other
Event Dates: 2017-06-25 - 2017-06-29
Uncontrolled Keywords: Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials,Mechanics of Materials
ISBN: 9781557528209
Last Modified: 31 May 2024 07:31
Date Deposited: 15 Jan 2018 13:55
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PURE Output Type: Conference contribution
Published Date: 2017-10-30
Published Online Date: 2017-10-30
Authors: Kbashi, Hani (ORCID Profile 0000-0002-6343-248X)
Al-Araimi, Mohamed
Rozhin, Alex (ORCID Profile 0000-0003-2271-8227)
Sergeyev, Sergey V. (ORCID Profile 0000-0002-1515-5019)



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