Two-photon stimulated emission and pulse amplification

Horace P. Yuen*

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Abstract

Threshold conditions are given for the sustained operation of standing-wave and long-pulse traveling-wave two-photon lasers. Pulse shortening in long-pulse two-photon amplification, a behavior absent in the one-photon case, is also demonstrated analytically.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)505-507
Number of pages3
JournalApplied Physics Letters
Volume26
Issue number9
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 1975

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In: Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 26, No. 9, 01.12.1975, p. 505-507.

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