Abstract

The effect of external-cavity length on self-mixing signals in a multilongitudinal-mode Fabry–Perot laser diode (FP-LD) was investigated experimentally. It has been shown that the output waveforms of self-mixing signals vary periodically when the length of the external cavity changes. This result agrees well with our theoretical calculations for the self-mixing effect of two adjacent longitudinal modes in a FP-LD. Moreover, the time-averaged output intensities of self-mixing signals has also been measured and compared with theoretical analysis.

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G. Giuliani, M. Norgia, S. Donati, T. Bosch, “Laser diode self-mixing technique for sensing applications,” J. Opt. A Pure Appl. Opt. 4, 283–294 (2002).
[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef] [PubMed]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef] [PubMed]

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Appl. Opt. (6)

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[CrossRef]

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R. C. Addy, A. W. Palmer, K. T. V. Grattan, “Effects of external reflector alignment in sensing applications of optical feedback in laser diodes,” J. Lightwave Technol. 14, 2672–2676 (1996).
[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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G. Giuliani, M. Norgia, S. Donati, T. Bosch, “Laser diode self-mixing technique for sensing applications,” J. Opt. A Pure Appl. Opt. 4, 283–294 (2002).
[CrossRef]

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