OPJ  Vol.3 No.2 B , June 2013
Generation of Feedback-induced Chaos in a Semiconductor Ring Laser
Abstract: A scheme for chaotic signal generation in a semiconductor ring laser (SRL) with optical feedback is presented. Part of the output is returned to the SRL, resulting in chaotic oscillation. 
Cite this paper: X. Zhang, G. Yuan and Z. Wang, "Generation of Feedback-induced Chaos in a Semiconductor Ring Laser," Optics and Photonics Journal, Vol. 3 No. 2, 2013, pp. 162-164. doi: 10.4236/opj.2013.32B039.

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