Pulse interaction via gain and loss dynamics in passive mode-locking
- Nizette, Michel
- Rachinskii, Dmitrii I.
- Vladimirov, Andrei
- Wolfrum, Matthias
2010 Mathematics Subject Classification
- 78A60 34C23
2008 Physics and Astronomy Classification Scheme
- 42.60.Fc, 42.55.Px, 42.60.Mi, 42.65.Pc, 42.60.Gd
- mode-locking, bifurcations, pulse interaction, Q-switching
We study theoretically the effects of pulse interactions mediated by the gain and absorber dynamics in a passively mode-locked laser containing a slow saturable absorber, and operating in a regime with several pulses coexisting in the cavity.
- Phys. D, 218 (2006) pp. 95--104.