## Abstract

A rate-equation theory is derived for the coupling of two Fabry-Pérot cavity lasers. The effective coupling coefficients depend on the respective inversions in each individual laser, where the latter are modified by the coupling. Stable single-mode operation is demonstrated and locking ranges are calculated for lasers coupled via self-imaging in a multi-mode interference anti-phase reflector. The shapes of output-intensity curves agree well with measured curves.

Original language | English |
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Title of host publication | International Symposium on Physics and Applications of Laser Dynamics 2016 (IS-PALD 2016) 7-9 September 2016, Hsinchu, Taiwan |

Publication status | Published - 9 Sep 2016 |