Quantum and Raman Noise in a Depleted Fiber Optical Parametric Amplifier

Søren Michael Mørk Friis, Karsten Rottwitt, Colin J. McKinstrie

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The noise properties of both phase-sensitive and phase-insensitive saturated parametric amplifiers are studied using a semi-classical approach. Vacuum fluctuations as well as spontaneous Raman scattering are included in the analysis.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNonlinear Optics Technical Digest
Number of pages2
PublisherOptical Society of America
Publication date2013
Publication statusPublished - 2013
EventNonlinear Optics (NLO 2013) - Kohala Coast, Hawaii, United States
Duration: 21 Jul 201326 Jul 2013


ConferenceNonlinear Optics (NLO 2013)
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityKohala Coast, Hawaii
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This paper was published in Nonlinear Optics Technical Digest and is made available as an electronic reprint with the permission of OSA. The paper can be found at the following URL on the OSA website: http://www.opticsinfobase.org/abstract.cfm?URI=NLO-2013-NW4A.06. Systematic or multiple reproduction or distribution to multiple locations via electronic or other means is prohibited and is subject to penalties under law.


  • Fiber optics amplifiers and oscillators
  • Fluctuations, relaxations, and noise


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