Accession Number : AD0636381

Title :   THEORY OF THE OPTICAL PARAMETRIC OSCILLATOR.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA INST OF TECH PASADENA

Personal Author(s) : Yariv, Amnon ; louisell,W. H.

Report Date : APR 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 28

Abstract : A formalism for describing optical parametric oscillation is developed. The theory is applied to deriving the oscillation threshold condition, power output, the Manley-Rowe conditions, index matching and frequency tuning. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*OPTICAL EQUIPMENT, *CRYSTAL OSCILLATORS), THEORY, RESONATORS, MICROWAVE OSCILLATORS, FIELD THEORY

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE