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[CrossRef]

P. Siddons, C. S. Adams, and I. G. Hughes, “Optical control of Faraday rotation in hot Rb vapor,” Phys. Rev. A 81, 043838 (2010).

[CrossRef]

N. Hayashi, A. Fujisawa, H. Kido, K. Takahashi, and M. Mitsunaga, “Interference between electromagnetically induced transparency and two-step excitation in three-level ladder systems,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 27, 1645–1650 (2010).

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R. P. Abel, U. Krohn, P. Siddons, I. G. Hughes, and C. S. Adams, “Faraday dichroic beam splitter for Raman light using an isotopically pure alkali-metal-vapor cell,” Opt. Lett. 34, 3071–3073 (2009).

[CrossRef]

R. Drampyan, S. Pustelny, and W. Gawlik, “Electromagnetically induced transparency versus nonlinear Faraday effect: Coherent control of light-beam polarization,” Phys. Rev. A 80, 033815(2009).

[CrossRef]

K. Pandey, A. Wasan, and V. Natarajan, “Coherent control of magneto-optic rotation,” J. Phys. B 41, 225503 (2008).

[CrossRef]

K. Harada, T. Kanbashi, M. Mitsunaga, and K. Motomura, “Competition between electromagnetically induced transparency and stimulated Raman scattering,” Phys. Rev. A 73, 013807 (2006).

[CrossRef]

B. Wang, S. Li, J. Ma, H. Wang, K. C. Peng, and M. Xiao, “Controlling the polarization rotation of an optical field via asymmetry in electromagnetically induced transparency,” Phys. Rev. A 73, 051801 (2006).

[CrossRef]

S. Li, B. Wang, X. Yang, Y. Han, H. Wang, M. Xiao, and K. C. Peng, “Controlled polarization rotation of an optical field in multi-Zeeman-sublevel atoms,” Phys. Rev. A 74, 033821 (2006).

[CrossRef]

S. J. Park, C. Y. Park, and T. H. Yoon, “Optical polarization modulation by competing atomic coherence effects in a degenerate four-level Yb atomic system,” Phys. Rev. A 71, 063819 (2005).

[CrossRef]

D. Cho, J. M. Kim, and Q. H. Park, “Optical induced Faraday effect using three-level atoms,” Phys. Rev. A 72, 023821 (2005).

[CrossRef]

T. H. Yoon, C. Y. Park, and S. J. Park, “Laser-induced birefringence in a wavelength-mismatched cascade system of inhomogeneously broadened Yb atoms,” Phys. Rev. A 70, 061803 (2004).

[CrossRef]

D. Budker, W. Gawlik, K. F. Kimball, S. M. Rochester, V. V. Yashchuk, and A. Weis, “Resonant nonlinear magneto-optical effects in atoms,” Rev. Mod. Phys. 74, 1153–1201 (2002).

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J. Gea-Banacloche, Y.-Q. Li, S.-Z. Jin, and M. Xiao, “Electromagnetically induced transparency in ladder-type inhomogeneously broadened media: Theory and experiment,” Phys. Rev. A 51, 576–584 (1995).

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Y.-Q. Li, S.-Z. Jin, and M. Xiao, “Observation of electromagnetically induced change of absorption in multilevel rubidium atoms,” Phys. Rev. A 51, R1754–R1757 (1995).

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[CrossRef]

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J. E. Bjorkholm and P. F. Liao, “Resonant enhancement of two-photon absorption in sodium vapor,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 33, 128–131 (1974).

[CrossRef]

W. Gornik, D. Kaiser, W. Lange, J. Luther, H.-H. Radloff, and H. H. Schulz, “Lifetime measurements using stepwise excitation by two pulsed dye lasers,” Appl. Phys. 1, 285–286 (1973).

[CrossRef]

P. Siddons, C. S. Adams, and I. G. Hughes, “Optical control of Faraday rotation in hot Rb vapor,” Phys. Rev. A 81, 043838 (2010).

[CrossRef]

R. P. Abel, U. Krohn, P. Siddons, I. G. Hughes, and C. S. Adams, “Faraday dichroic beam splitter for Raman light using an isotopically pure alkali-metal-vapor cell,” Opt. Lett. 34, 3071–3073 (2009).

[CrossRef]

F. Biraben, B. Cognac, and G. Grynberg, “Experimental evidence of two-photon transition without Doppler broadening,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 32, 643–645 (1974).

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

M. D. Levenson and N. Bloembergen, “Observation of two-photon absorption without Doppler broadening on the 3S-5S transition in sodium vapor,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 32, 645–648 (1974).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

R. Drampyan, S. Pustelny, and W. Gawlik, “Electromagnetically induced transparency versus nonlinear Faraday effect: Coherent control of light-beam polarization,” Phys. Rev. A 80, 033815(2009).

[CrossRef]

J. E. Field, K. H. Hahn, and S. E. Harris, “Observation of electromagnetically induced transparency in collisionally broadened lead vapor,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 67, 3062–3065 (1991).

[CrossRef]

S. Wielandy and A. L. Gaeta, “Coherent control of the polarization of an optical field,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 3359–3362 (1998).

[CrossRef]

R. Drampyan, S. Pustelny, and W. Gawlik, “Electromagnetically induced transparency versus nonlinear Faraday effect: Coherent control of light-beam polarization,” Phys. Rev. A 80, 033815(2009).

[CrossRef]

D. Budker, W. Gawlik, K. F. Kimball, S. M. Rochester, V. V. Yashchuk, and A. Weis, “Resonant nonlinear magneto-optical effects in atoms,” Rev. Mod. Phys. 74, 1153–1201 (2002).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

J. Gea-Banacloche, Y.-Q. Li, S.-Z. Jin, and M. Xiao, “Electromagnetically induced transparency in ladder-type inhomogeneously broadened media: Theory and experiment,” Phys. Rev. A 51, 576–584 (1995).

[CrossRef]

W. Gornik, D. Kaiser, W. Lange, J. Luther, H.-H. Radloff, and H. H. Schulz, “Lifetime measurements using stepwise excitation by two pulsed dye lasers,” Appl. Phys. 1, 285–286 (1973).

[CrossRef]

F. Biraben, B. Cognac, and G. Grynberg, “Experimental evidence of two-photon transition without Doppler broadening,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 32, 643–645 (1974).

[CrossRef]

J. E. Field, K. H. Hahn, and S. E. Harris, “Observation of electromagnetically induced transparency in collisionally broadened lead vapor,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 67, 3062–3065 (1991).

[CrossRef]

S. Li, B. Wang, X. Yang, Y. Han, H. Wang, M. Xiao, and K. C. Peng, “Controlled polarization rotation of an optical field in multi-Zeeman-sublevel atoms,” Phys. Rev. A 74, 033821 (2006).

[CrossRef]

K. Harada, T. Kanbashi, M. Mitsunaga, and K. Motomura, “Competition between electromagnetically induced transparency and stimulated Raman scattering,” Phys. Rev. A 73, 013807 (2006).

[CrossRef]

K.-J. Boller, A. Imamoğlu, and S. E. Harris, “Observation of electromagnetically induced transparency,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 66, 2593–2596 (1991).

[CrossRef]

J. E. Field, K. H. Hahn, and S. E. Harris, “Observation of electromagnetically induced transparency in collisionally broadened lead vapor,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 67, 3062–3065 (1991).

[CrossRef]

K. Takahashi, N. Hayashi, H. Kido, S. Sugimura, N. Hombo, and M. Mitsunaga, “Coherent pump-probe spectroscopy in sodium vapor: From electromagnetically induced transparency to parametric amplification,” Phys. Rev. A 83, 063824 (2011).

[CrossRef]

N. Hayashi, A. Fujisawa, H. Kido, K. Takahashi, and M. Mitsunaga, “Interference between electromagnetically induced transparency and two-step excitation in three-level ladder systems,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 27, 1645–1650 (2010).

[CrossRef]

K. Takahashi, N. Hayashi, H. Kido, S. Sugimura, N. Hombo, and M. Mitsunaga, “Coherent pump-probe spectroscopy in sodium vapor: From electromagnetically induced transparency to parametric amplification,” Phys. Rev. A 83, 063824 (2011).

[CrossRef]

P. Siddons, C. S. Adams, and I. G. Hughes, “Optical control of Faraday rotation in hot Rb vapor,” Phys. Rev. A 81, 043838 (2010).

[CrossRef]

R. P. Abel, U. Krohn, P. Siddons, I. G. Hughes, and C. S. Adams, “Faraday dichroic beam splitter for Raman light using an isotopically pure alkali-metal-vapor cell,” Opt. Lett. 34, 3071–3073 (2009).

[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]

K. Harada, T. Kanbashi, M. Mitsunaga, and K. Motomura, “Competition between electromagnetically induced transparency and stimulated Raman scattering,” Phys. Rev. A 73, 013807 (2006).

[CrossRef]

K. Takahashi, N. Hayashi, H. Kido, S. Sugimura, N. Hombo, and M. Mitsunaga, “Coherent pump-probe spectroscopy in sodium vapor: From electromagnetically induced transparency to parametric amplification,” Phys. Rev. A 83, 063824 (2011).

[CrossRef]

N. Hayashi, A. Fujisawa, H. Kido, K. Takahashi, and M. Mitsunaga, “Interference between electromagnetically induced transparency and two-step excitation in three-level ladder systems,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 27, 1645–1650 (2010).

[CrossRef]

D. Cho, J. M. Kim, and Q. H. Park, “Optical induced Faraday effect using three-level atoms,” Phys. Rev. A 72, 023821 (2005).

[CrossRef]

D. Budker, W. Gawlik, K. F. Kimball, S. M. Rochester, V. V. Yashchuk, and A. Weis, “Resonant nonlinear magneto-optical effects in atoms,” Rev. Mod. Phys. 74, 1153–1201 (2002).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

M. D. Levenson and N. Bloembergen, “Observation of two-photon absorption without Doppler broadening on the 3S-5S transition in sodium vapor,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 32, 645–648 (1974).

[CrossRef]

B. Wang, S. Li, J. Ma, H. Wang, K. C. Peng, and M. Xiao, “Controlling the polarization rotation of an optical field via asymmetry in electromagnetically induced transparency,” Phys. Rev. A 73, 051801 (2006).

[CrossRef]

S. Li, B. Wang, X. Yang, Y. Han, H. Wang, M. Xiao, and K. C. Peng, “Controlled polarization rotation of an optical field in multi-Zeeman-sublevel atoms,” Phys. Rev. A 74, 033821 (2006).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

Y.-Q. Li, S.-Z. Jin, and M. Xiao, “Observation of electromagnetically induced change of absorption in multilevel rubidium atoms,” Phys. Rev. A 51, R1754–R1757 (1995).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

W. Gornik, D. Kaiser, W. Lange, J. Luther, H.-H. Radloff, and H. H. Schulz, “Lifetime measurements using stepwise excitation by two pulsed dye lasers,” Appl. Phys. 1, 285–286 (1973).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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K. Harada, T. Kanbashi, M. Mitsunaga, and K. Motomura, “Competition between electromagnetically induced transparency and stimulated Raman scattering,” Phys. Rev. A 73, 013807 (2006).

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K. Harada, T. Kanbashi, M. Mitsunaga, and K. Motomura, “Competition between electromagnetically induced transparency and stimulated Raman scattering,” Phys. Rev. A 73, 013807 (2006).

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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]

P. Siddons, C. S. Adams, and I. G. Hughes, “Optical control of Faraday rotation in hot Rb vapor,” Phys. Rev. A 81, 043838 (2010).

[CrossRef]

R. P. Abel, U. Krohn, P. Siddons, I. G. Hughes, and C. S. Adams, “Faraday dichroic beam splitter for Raman light using an isotopically pure alkali-metal-vapor cell,” Opt. Lett. 34, 3071–3073 (2009).

[CrossRef]

K. Takahashi, N. Hayashi, H. Kido, S. Sugimura, N. Hombo, and M. Mitsunaga, “Coherent pump-probe spectroscopy in sodium vapor: From electromagnetically induced transparency to parametric amplification,” Phys. Rev. A 83, 063824 (2011).

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S. Li, B. Wang, X. Yang, Y. Han, H. Wang, M. Xiao, and K. C. Peng, “Controlled polarization rotation of an optical field in multi-Zeeman-sublevel atoms,” Phys. Rev. A 74, 033821 (2006).

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S. Li, B. Wang, X. Yang, Y. Han, H. Wang, M. Xiao, and K. C. Peng, “Controlled polarization rotation of an optical field in multi-Zeeman-sublevel atoms,” Phys. Rev. A 74, 033821 (2006).

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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S. Li, B. Wang, X. Yang, Y. Han, H. Wang, M. Xiao, and K. C. Peng, “Controlled polarization rotation of an optical field in multi-Zeeman-sublevel atoms,” Phys. Rev. A 74, 033821 (2006).

[CrossRef]

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T. H. Yoon, C. Y. Park, and S. J. Park, “Laser-induced birefringence in a wavelength-mismatched cascade system of inhomogeneously broadened Yb atoms,” Phys. Rev. A 70, 061803 (2004).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

K. Harada, T. Kanbashi, M. Mitsunaga, and K. Motomura, “Competition between electromagnetically induced transparency and stimulated Raman scattering,” Phys. Rev. A 73, 013807 (2006).

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B. Wang, S. Li, J. Ma, H. Wang, K. C. Peng, and M. Xiao, “Controlling the polarization rotation of an optical field via asymmetry in electromagnetically induced transparency,” Phys. Rev. A 73, 051801 (2006).

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