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Finite-Difference Time-Domain Formulation of Stochastic Noise in Macroscopic Atomic Systems

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A numerical model based on the finite-difference time-domain method is developed to simulate fluctuations which accompany the dephasing of atomic polarization and the decay of excited state's population. This model is based on the Maxwell-Bloch equations with c-number stochastic noise terms. We successfully apply our method to a numerical simulation of the atomic superfluorescence process. This method opens the door to further studies of the effects of stochastic noise on light-matter interaction and transient processes in complex systems without prior knowledge of modes.

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Lightwave Technology, Journal of  (Volume:27 ,  Issue: 20 )