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Applied Optics

APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Editor: Glenn D. Boreman
  • Vol. 44, Iss. 32 — Nov. 10, 2005
  • pp: 6948–6951

Transmission of digital images consisting of white-light dark solitons

Yuanmei Gao, Simin Liu, Ru Guo, Zhaohong Liu, and Tao Song  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 44, Issue 32, pp. 6948-6951 (2005)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.44.006948


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Abstract

A distortion-free digital image is transmitted through parallel propagation of white-light photovoltaic dark solitons. The waveguide channels induced by white-light dark solitons can guide both the laser beam and the white-light beam well. We determine experimentally the critical separations of the dark solitons in the directions parallel and perpendicular to the crystalline c axis for the given crystal thickness.

© 2005 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(190.5330) Nonlinear optics : Photorefractive optics
(210.4680) Optical data storage : Optical memories
(230.7370) Optical devices : Waveguides

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

History
Original Manuscript: March 31, 2005
Revised Manuscript: June 27, 2005
Manuscript Accepted: June 30, 2005
Published: November 10, 2005

Citation
Yuanmei Gao, Simin Liu, Ru Guo, Zhaohong Liu, and Tao Song, "Transmission of digital images consisting of white-light dark solitons," Appl. Opt. 44, 6948-6951 (2005)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-44-32-6948


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