Coherent chirped pulse laser network in Mickelson phase conjugating configuration

  title={Coherent chirped pulse laser network in Mickelson phase conjugating configuration},
The mechanisms of nonlinear phase-locking of a large fiber amplifier array are analyzed. It is shown that Michelson phase conjugating configuration with double passage through array of fiber amplifiers have the definite advantages compared to one-way fiber array coupled in a MachZehnder configuration. Regardless to amount of synchronized fiber amplifiers Michelson phaseconjugating interferometer is expected to do a perfect compensation of the phase-piston errors and collimation of backwardly… 

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