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Mid-infrared lasing induced by noise.

Sherstnev, V. V. and Krier, A. and Balanov, A. G. and Janson, N. B. and Silchenko, A. N. and McClintock, Peter V. E. (2003) Mid-infrared lasing induced by noise. Fluctuation and Noise Letters, 3 (1). L91-L95. ISSN 0219-4775

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    We demonstrate that external noise can play a constructive role in a laser diode, inducing coherent mid-infrared radiation. Depending on noise intensity, the induced lasing can be either unimode or mulitimode. The coherence of the radiation in each mode reaches its maximum at an optimal noise intensity that differs depending on the mode. The phenomenon can therefore be classified as a multiple coherence resonance.

    Item Type: Journal Article
    Journal or Publication Title: Fluctuation and Noise Letters
    Additional Information: Electronic version of this article published as MID-INFRARED LASING INDUCED BY NOISE V. V. SHERSTNEV, A. KRIER, A. G. BALANOV, N. B. JANSON, A. N. SILCHENKO, P. V. E. McCLINTOCK in Fluctuation and Noise Letters, 3, 1, 2003, L91-L95 10.1142/S0219477503001129 © copyright World Scientific Publishing Company
    Subjects: Q Science > QC Physics
    Departments: Faculty of Science and Technology > Physics
    ID Code: 4453
    Deposited By: Dr Susan E. Krier
    Deposited On: 20 Mar 2008 08:54
    Refereed?: Yes
    Published?: Published
    Last Modified: 09 Jan 2018 00:02
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