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On spontaneous emission into guided modes with curved wavefronts

Yariv, Amnon and Margalit, Shlomo (1982) On spontaneous emission into guided modes with curved wavefronts. IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics, 18 (11). pp. 1831-1832. ISSN 0018-9197. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:YARieeejqe82

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Abstract

The problem of spontaneous emission into guided modes with curved wavefronts is examined quantum mechanically. A classical result due to Petermann, which shows an increased emission rate relative to modes with planar phase fronts, is corroborated.


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Additional Information:© Copyright 1982 IEEE. Reprinted with permission. Manuscript received July 6, 1982. This work was supported by the Office of Naval Research and the Air Force Office of Scientific Research.
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