The Optical Cavity

Chapter

Abstract

In this chapter, the design and characteristics of a typical semiconductor laser optical cavity are examined. The concept of free spectral range and single longitudinal and spatial modes is defined, and procedures for designing single mode optical cavities are discussed.

Keywords

Burning Microwave Recombination Refraction 

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Systems Science and Industrial EngineeringBinghamton UniversityBinghamtonUSA

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