Summary form only given. Mechanisms of rogue waves (RWs) emergence have been extensively studied in fiber lasers with nonlinearly driven cavities , Raman fiber amplifiers and lasers , and fiber lasers via modulation of the pump . Previously, it has been found that RWs can be emerged because of soliton-soliton interaction through the overlapping of their tails or soliton-dispersive wave interaction. The result of these interactions is a coupling enhancement that leads to chaotic pulse bunching in the form of soliton rain at the time scale of a round-trip time in a high pump power (800 mW) . Such interaction can be controlled by the pump power modulation or/and by injecting a weak seeding signal and noise. Here, we report for the first time the observation of the soliton rain and soliton-soliton interaction that leads to the optical rogue wave emergence in a carbon nano-tube saturable absorber mode-locked fiber laser at low pump power (140mW) without pump modulation or injecting a weak signal and noise to the laser cavity. As we shown recently  that by tuning the interaction of two orthogonal-states of polarization (SOP) of the in-cavity birefringent and also the pump SOP whereas the polarization instability leading to the emergence of different optical RW events.
|Title of host publication||European Quantum Electronics Conference, EQEC 2017|
|Publisher||Optical Society of America|
|Volume||Part F81-EQEC 2017|
|Publication status||Published - 30 Oct 2017|
|Event||European Quantum Electronics Conference, EQEC 2017 - Munich, Germany|
Duration: 25 Jun 2017 → 29 Jun 2017
|Conference||European Quantum Electronics Conference, EQEC 2017|
|Period||25/06/17 → 29/06/17|
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Kbashi, H., Al-Araimi, M., Rozhin, A., & Sergeyev, S. V. (2017). Vector rogue waves in a carbon nanotube mode-locked fiber laser. In European Quantum Electronics Conference, EQEC 2017 (Vol. Part F81-EQEC 2017). Optical Society of America. https://doi.org/10.1109/CLEOE-EQEC.2017.8087547