Nonlinear Dnamical Control of Laser Arrays

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Navy
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 20734
Amount: $310,000.00
Phase: Phase II
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 1994
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
Schwartz Electro-optics, Inc.
3404 N. Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, FL, 32804
DUNS: N/A
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Dr. Madhu Acharekar
 (407) 298-1802
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Research Institution
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Abstract
The subject of Chaos has been investigated since the turn of the century, it wasn't until the recent advances in Chaos that the importance and scope of the field was realized. It was believed that random Chaotic variations were too complicated to describe mathematically and statistical descriptions were the only means of understanding these dynamic systems. Now it is known that these chaotic systems are not just random fluctuations but are tottally deterministic. More importantly they can be controlled by studying the nature of the Chaos and applying small perturbations to the systems parameters. SEO with the help of Dr. Bandy's group at Oklahoma State University, propose to use the recent techniques of stabilizing nonlinear dynamic systems on a diode pumped external cavity resonator. Experimental and computer modeling of laser the external resonant cavity will be conducted witht different stabilizing parameters studied.

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