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Washington and Lee University

Washington and Lee University

David W. Sukow

Professor of Physics and Engineering, Department Head

Howe Hall 218

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Ph.D. in Physics - Duke University
M.A. in Physics - Duke University
B.A. in Physics - Gustavus Adolphus College

Selected Publications

"Square-wave switching in vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers with polarization-rotated optical feedback: Experiments and simulations," David W. Sukow, Taylor Gilfillan, Brenton Pope, Maria S. Torre, Athanasios Gavrielides, and Cristina Masoller.  Physical Review A, vol. 86, p. 033818 (2012).

"Simple and complex square waves in an edge-emitting diode laser with polarization-rotated optical feedback," Athansios Gavrielides, David W. Sukow, Guinevere Burner, Taylor McLachlan, John Miller, and Jake Amonette, Physical Review E, vol. 81, p. 056209 (2010).

"Asymmetric square-waves in mutually-coupled semiconductor lasers with orthogonal optical injection," David W. Sukow, Athanasios Gavrielides, Thomas Erneux, Benjamin Mooneyham, Karen Lee, Jake McKay, and Josiah Davis, Physical Review E Rapid Communications, vol. 81, 025206R (2010).