Pulse formation in mode locked lasers

Mark Popov, Omri Gat*

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We show theoretically and verify numerically that the initial stage of formation of a pulse from perturbed cw in passive mode locked lasers consists of a long and slow buildup where power is transferred in a cascade from lower to higher axial modes.

Original languageAmerican English
Title of host publicationNonlinear Photonics, NP 2018
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781943580439
StatePublished - 2018
EventNonlinear Photonics, NP 2018 - Zurich, Switzerland
Duration: 2 Jul 20185 Jul 2018

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
VolumePart F108-NP 2018
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceNonlinear Photonics, NP 2018

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