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  • Vol. 15, Iss. 7 — Jul. 1, 1998
  • pp: 2079–2082

Phase-dependent collisions of (2 + 1)-dimensional spatial solitons

A. V. Mamaev, M. Saffman, and A. A. Zozulya  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA B, Vol. 15, Issue 7, pp. 2079-2082 (1998)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.15.002079


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Abstract

Coherent collisions of (2+1)-dimensional spatial solitons in photorefractive media are studied. Phase-dependent switching of the spatial location of the output beams is demonstrated. The experimental results are in close agreement with a three-dimensional numerical calculation.

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OCIS Codes
(190.5330) Nonlinear optics : Photorefractive optics
(190.5530) Nonlinear optics : Pulse propagation and temporal solitons
(200.4650) Optics in computing : Optical interconnects

Citation
A. V. Mamaev, M. Saffman, and A. A. Zozulya, "Phase-dependent collisions of (2+1) -dimensional spatial solitons," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 15, 2079-2082 (1998)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josab/abstract.cfm?URI=josab-15-7-2079


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