# Stochastic Differential Equation Model for Spontaneous Emission and Carrier Noise in Semiconductor Lasers

@article{Mcdaniel2018StochasticDE, title={Stochastic Differential Equation Model for Spontaneous Emission and Carrier Noise in Semiconductor Lasers}, author={Austin Mcdaniel and Alex Mahalov}, journal={IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics}, year={2018}, volume={54}, pages={1-6} }

We present a new stochastic differential equation model for the spontaneous emission noise and carrier noise in semiconductor lasers. The correlations between these two types of noise have often been neglected in recent studies of the effects of the noise on the laser dynamics. However, the classic results of Henry show that the intensity noise and the carrier noise are strongly negatively correlated. Our model demonstrates how to properly account for these correlations since the corresponding…

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