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Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics
Baltimore, Maryland United States
May 31, 2009 - June 5, 2009
ISBN: 978-1-55752-869-8
Joint CLEO Poster Session I (JTuD)

Multi-Filamentation and Temporal Compression of an Elliptical Beam in the Anomalous Dispersion Regime

Bonggu Shim, Samuel E. Schrauth, and Alexander L. Gaeta


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We investigate spatio-temporal focusing of an elliptically-shaped beam in a bulk medium with a Kerr nonlinearity and anomalous dispersion. Strong spatio-temporal localization of the mode is observed via multi-filamentation and temporal compression.

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OCIS Codes
(190.0190) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics
(190.3270) Nonlinear optics : Kerr effect
(190.4720) Nonlinear optics : Optical nonlinearities of condensed matter

B. Shim, S. E. Schrauth, and A. L. Gaeta, "Multi-Filamentation and Temporal Compression of an Elliptical Beam in the Anomalous Dispersion Regime," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/International Quantum Electronics Conference, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2009), paper JTuD114.

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