Higher-Order Moment Characterisation of Rogue Wave Statistics in Supercontinuum Generation

Simon Toft Sørensen, Ole Bang, Benjamin Wetzel, John M. Dudley

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The noise characteristics of supercontinuum generation are characterized using higherorder statistical moments. Measures of skew and kurtosis, and the coefficient of variation allow quantitative identification of spectral regions dominated by rogue wave like behaviour.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAdvanced Photonics Congress
Number of pages2
PublisherOptical Society of America
Publication date2012
Publication statusPublished - 2012
EventNonlinear Photonics (NP) - Cheyenne Mountain Resort, Colorado Springs, CO, United States
Duration: 17 Jun 201221 Jun 2012


ConferenceNonlinear Photonics (NP)
LocationCheyenne Mountain Resort
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityColorado Springs, CO
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