Self-beating instabilities in bistable devices

Martín Pereda, José Antonio and Muriel Fernández, Miguel Ángel (1984). Self-beating instabilities in bistable devices. In: "Optical Bistability". Plenum Publishing Corporation, New York, USA, pp. 135-142. ISBN 0-306-41628-X.


Title: Self-beating instabilities in bistable devices
  • Martín Pereda, José Antonio
  • Muriel Fernández, Miguel Ángel
  • Bowden, Charles M.
  • Gibbs, Hyatt M.
  • McCall, Samuel L.
Item Type: Book Section
Title of Book: Optical Bistability
Date: 1984
ISBN: 0-306-41628-X
Volume: 2
Faculty: E.T.S.I. Telecomunicación (UPM)
Department: Tecnología Fotónica [hasta 2014]
Creative Commons Licenses: Recognition - No derivative works - Non commercial

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Since the observation of optical bistability by Gibbs et al., optical bistability has been the field where researchers from many fields have found a common place to work. More recently, when Ikeda and co-workers discussed the effect of a delayed feedback on instability of a ring cavity containing a non linear dielectric medium, and pointed out that the transmitted light from the ring cavity can be periodic or chaotic in time under a certain condition, optical bistable devices have shown new possibilities to be applied in many different fields. The novel phenomenon has been predicted to be observed in the hybrid optical device and has been confirmed by Gibbs et al. Moreover, as we have shown, a similar effect can be obtained when liquid crystal cells are employed as non linear element.

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