This work was supported in part by the National Science Foundation and by Tektronix, Inc.
Physical Review A
Semiconductor lasers, Gaussian beams, Optical wave guides, Laser beams
The calculation of the oscillation frequency of a single-mode laser oscillator is examined systematically. Mode-pulling formulas are developed for a variety of laser systems, and the limitations of a standard approximation are explored.
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