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Title: Polarization switching dynamics and bistability in mutually coupled vertical cavity surface emitting lasers
Authors: Vicente, Raúl, Mulet, Josep, Mirasso, Claudio R.
Keywords: VCSEL
Optical bistability
Issue Date: 2006
Publisher: Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers
Abstract: We theoretically investigate the polarization-resolved dynamics of two vertical-cavity surface-emitting semiconductor lasers that are mutually coupled through coherent optical injection. We find a sequence of bistable polarization switchings that can be induced by either changing the coupling strength or the optical propagation phase. The successive polarization switchings are correlated to the creation of new compound-cavity modes when these parameters are continuously varied. The switching dynamics and the role of asymetries are also discussed.
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ISSN: 0277-786X
???metadata.dc.identifier.doi???: 10.1117/12.663622
Citation: Proceedings of SPIE Semiconductor Lasers and Laser Dynamics II 648:1 648113 (2006)
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