Supercontinuum generation in optical fibers /

The optical fiber based supercontinuum source has recently become a significant scientific and commercial success, with applications ranging from frequency comb production to advanced medical imaging. This one-of-a-kind book explains the theory of fiber supercontinuum broadening, describes the diver...

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Other Authors: Dudley, J. M. (Editor), Taylor, J. R. 1949- (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2010.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction and history / J.R. Taylor
  • Supercontinuum generation in microstructure fiber : an historical note / J.K. Ranka
  • Nonlinear fiber optics overview / J.C. Travers, M.H. Frosz and J.M. Dudley
  • Fiber supercontinuum generation overview / J.M. Dudley
  • Silica fibers for supercontinuum generation / J.C. Knight and W. Wadsworth
  • Supercontinuum generation and nonlinearity in soft glass fibers / J.H.V. Price and D.J. Richardson
  • Increasing the blue-shift of a picosecond pumped supercontinuum / M.H. Frosz [and others]
  • Continuous wave supercontinuum generation / J.C. Travers
  • Theory of supercontinuum and interactions of solitons with dispersive waves / D.V. Skryabin and A.V. Gorbach
  • Interaction of four-wave mixing and stimulated Raman scattering in optical fibers / S. Coen, S.G. Murdoch and F. Vanholsbeeck
  • Nonlinear optics in emerging waveguides: revised fundamentals and implications / S.V. Afshar, M. Turner and T.M. Monro
  • Supercontinuum generation in dispersion varying fibers / G. Genty
  • Supercontinuum generation in chalcogenide glass waveguides / Dong-Il Yeom, M.R.E. Lamont, B. Luther Davies and B.J. Eggleton
  • Supercontinuum generation for carrier-envelope phase stabilization of mode-locked lasers / S.T. Cundiff
  • Biophotonics applications of supercontinuum generation / C. Dunsby and P.M.W. French
  • Fiber sources of tailored supercontinuum in nonlinear microspectroscopy and imaging / A.M. Zheltikov.