Amplification through losses in nonlinear fiber optics


We present the most recent results about a novel modulation instability of a continuous light wave in a normal dispersion nonlinear optical fiber, induced by spectrally asymmetric losses for signal and idler waves. The presence of such spectrally asymmetric losses profile causes energy transfer from the pump to both signal and idler. A variety of applications concerning both amplification of signals and generation of pulses is discussed.

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Divisions: College of Engineering & Physical Sciences > Systems analytics research institute (SARI)
College of Engineering & Physical Sciences > Aston Institute of Photonics Technology (AIPT)
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Event Title: 2018 International Conference Laser Optics (ICLO)
Event Type: Other
Event Location: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Event Dates: 2018-06-04 - 2018-06-08
ISBN: 978-1-5386-3611-4, 978-1-5386-3612-1
Last Modified: 26 Feb 2024 08:09
Date Deposited: 24 Sep 2018 10:19
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PURE Output Type: Conference contribution
Published Date: 2018-08-16
Accepted Date: 2018-06-01
Authors: Perego, Auro M.
Turitsyn, Sergei K. (ORCID Profile 0000-0003-0101-3834)
Staliunas, Kestutis



Version: Accepted Version

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