Bulletin of the Lebedev Physics Institute

, Volume 36, Issue 5, pp 150–156 | Cite as

Period doubling cascade and deterministic chaos in a laser self-mode-locked by the combination of inertial negative and positive feedbacks

  • M. V. Gorbunkov
  • Yu. Ya. Maslova
  • O. I. Chaban
  • Yu. V. Shabalin


We proposed a simple laser system that demonstrates the nonlinear dynamics typical for the logistic map: period doubling cascade, periodicity windows, intermittency, and deterministic chaos on the time scale of the cavity round trip.


LEBEDEV Physic Institute Feedback Delay Deterministic Chaos Pockels Cell Positive Feedback Delay 
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  • M. V. Gorbunkov
  • Yu. Ya. Maslova
  • O. I. Chaban
  • Yu. V. Shabalin

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