We study the propagation of spatial solitons close to the lateral boundaries of self-focusing nonlocal media. Using the Green function approach, we investigate the soliton induced index distribution and resulting trajectories in four cases of physical relevance.
© 2007 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: April 17, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: June 4, 2007
Published: August 22, 2007
Alessandro Alberucci and Gaetano Assanto, "Propagation of optical spatial solitons in finite-size media: interplay between nonlocality and boundary conditions," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 24, 2314-2320 (2007)