Polarization switching of stimulated Raman scattering in optical fibers by dual-frequency pumping
Authors: Tchofo Dinda P., Millot G., Wabnitz S.
Autors Affiliation: Laboratoire de Physique, Université de Bourgogne, Ctr. Natl. de la Rech. Scientifique, 5027, Avenue Alain Savary, 21011 Dijon, France
Abstract: Experiments are presented showing that under dual-frequency, orthogonal-polarization pumping, stimulated Raman scattering in optical birefringent fibers can be suppressed in one of the two fiber axes. For relatively small-frequency spacing and group-velocity mismatch between the pumps, Stokes light is suppressed along the polarization direction of the highest-frequency pump, owing to the orthogonal component of the Raman gain.
Journal/Review: OPTICS LETTERS
Volume: 22 (21) Pages from: 1595 to: 1597
KeyWords: Solitons; Modulation; Dispersion regimeDOI: 10.1364/OL.22.001595Citations: 11data from “WEB OF SCIENCE” (of Thomson Reuters) are update at: 2022-11-27References taken from IsiWeb of Knowledge: (subscribers only)Connecting to view paper tab on IsiWeb: Click hereConnecting to view citations from IsiWeb: Click here