Time Return Maps and Distributions for the Laser with Saturable Absorber

  • F. Papoff
  • A. Fioretti
  • E. Arimondo
  • N. B. Abraham
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 208)

Abstract

A single mode infrared CO2 laser containing a low pressure intracavity saturable absorber is a non-linear system presenting a variety of unstable and chaotic regimes.

Keywords

Homoclinic Orbit Return Time Saturable Absorber Laser Output Power Chaotic Regime 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Papoff
    • 2
  • A. Fioretti
    • 1
  • E. Arimondo
    • 1
  • N. B. Abraham
    • 3
  1. 1.Dipartimento di FisicaUniversità di PisaPisaItaly
  2. 2.Scuola Normale SuperiorePisaItaly
  3. 3.Department of PhysicsBryn Mawr CollegeBryn MawrUSA

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