## All-optical gates facilitated by soliton interactions in a multilayered Kerr medium

JOSA B, Vol. 22, Issue 6, pp. 1260-1267 (2005)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.22.001260

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### Abstract

All-optical soliton logic operations, facilitated by incoherent interactions of multiple spatial solitons with nonlinear interfaces, are proposed and analyzed. A particlelike model, validated by beam propagation simulations, was developed for calculating the soliton trajectories and was employed for the analysis of the soliton-based logic gates.

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**OCIS Codes**

(190.3270) Nonlinear optics : Kerr effect

(190.4350) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics at surfaces

(190.4420) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, transverse effects in

(190.5530) Nonlinear optics : Pulse propagation and temporal solitons

**Citation**

Jacob Scheuer and Meir Orenstein, "All-optical gates facilitated by soliton interactions in a multilayered Kerr medium," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B **22**, 1260-1267 (2005)

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