Modelling multimode dynamics of semiconductor ring lasers

Xing, Cheng (2011) Modelling multimode dynamics of semiconductor ring lasers. PhD thesis, University of Glasgow.

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In this thesis, a modal decomposition method and a time-frequency-domain formalism for the analysis of multimode dynamics of semiconductor ring laser are developed. The
diffusion coefficient is suggested as a crucial parameter to take into account. The directional switching dynamics and dependence on the operation parameters has been
studied. The lasing wavelength switching accompanied by directional flipping have also been studied. In this framework, a prior selection of the lasing mode is seen as a key factor for the numerical results.

Item Type: Thesis (PhD)
Qualification Level: Doctoral
Keywords: Semiconductor ring lasers, modelling, time-frequency-domain formalism, multimode
Subjects: T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
Colleges/Schools: College of Science and Engineering > School of Engineering
Supervisor's Name: Arnold, Prof. John and David, Prof. Hutchings
Date of Award: 2011
Depositing User: Mr Cheng Xing
Unique ID: glathesis:2011-2427
Copyright: Copyright of this thesis is held by the author.
Date Deposited: 20 Apr 2011
Last Modified: 10 Dec 2012 13:55

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