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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE A 2003 Vol.4 No.3 P.254-257

http://doi.org/10.1631/jzus.2003.0254


Analysis of stimulated Brillouin scattering in multi-mode fiber by numerical solution


Author(s):  ZHOU Tao, CHEN Jun

Affiliation(s):  The State Key Lab of Modern Optical Instrumentation, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310027, China

Corresponding email(s):   Chenjun1@zju.edu.cn

Key Words:  Optical fiber, Phase conjugation, Stimulated Brillouin scattering


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ZHOU Tao, CHEN Jun. Analysis of stimulated Brillouin scattering in multi-mode fiber by numerical solution[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science A, 2003, 4(3): 254-257.

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Abstract: 
stimulated Brillouin scattering in optical fibers is described by a theoretical model and numerical analysis. The results showed that, for an optical fiber pumped by a laser beam with ns-order-pulse width and kW-order peak-power, SBS reflectivity tends to saturate when the fiber length exceeds a limit, named "effective fiber length". Using small core-diameter and long enough fiber, the SBS reflectivity level could be raised but is limited by optical damage of the entrance surface of the fiber. Therefore, just a small dynamic range can be obtained.

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