Injection Locking of CW Ring Gas Lasers

  • Jean Luc Boulnois
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB)


The study of the non-linear characteritics of a regenerative oscillator under the influence of an external signal originates with the pioneering work of Adler1, and since, the subject of “injection locking” has been refined by a number of authors2–4. Although the general analysis applies to almost any kind of self-sustained periodic oscillator, it has become of significant practical importance with the development of a wide variety of solid-state negative resistance microwave devices5.


Ring Laser Ring Cavity Mirror Reflectivity Single Longitudinal Mode Coupling Mirror 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jean Luc Boulnois
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  1. 1.Quantel S.A.Les UlisFrance

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