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Nonlinear Guided Waves and Their Applications
Toronto Canada
March 28, 2004
ISBN: 1-55752-768-7
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Observation of discrete gap solitons in binary waveguide arrays

Roberto Morandotti, Daniel Mandelik, Yaron Silberberg, Stewart Aitchison, Marc Sorel, Demetrios N. Christodoulides, Andrey A. Sukhorukov, and Yuri S. Kivshar

http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/NLGW.2004.PD5


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Abstract

We report on the first experimental observation of discrete gap solitons in binary- arrays of optical waveguides. We observe the soliton generation when the inclination angle of an input beam is slightly above the Bragg angle, and show that the propagation direction of the emerging gap soliton depends on the input power as a result of an inter-band momentum exchange.

© 2004 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(190.4390) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, integrated optics
(190.4420) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, transverse effects in

Citation
R. Morandotti, D. Mandelik, Y. Silberberg, S. Aitchison, M. Sorel, D. N. Christodoulides, A. A. Sukhorukov, and Y. S. Kivshar, "Observation of discrete gap solitons in binary waveguide arrays," in Nonlinear Guided Waves and Their Applications, Technical Digest on CD (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper PD5.
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/abstract.cfm?URI=NLGW-2004-PD5


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