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Journal of the Optical Society of America B


  • Editor: Henry van Driel
  • Vol. 29, Iss. 11 — Nov. 1, 2012
  • pp: 3119–3127

Localized nonlinear waves in a two-mode nonlinear fiber

Li-Chen Zhao and Jie Liu  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA B, Vol. 29, Issue 11, pp. 3119-3127 (2012)

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We find that diverse nonlinear waves, such as soliton, Akhmediev breather, and rogue waves (RWs), can emerge and interplay with each other in a two-mode coupled system. It provides a good platform to study interaction between different kinds of nonlinear waves. In particular, we obtain dark RWs analytically for the first time in the coupled system, and find that two RWs can appear in the temporal-spatial distribution. Possible ways to observe these nonlinear waves are discussed.

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OCIS Codes
(060.4370) Fiber optics and optical communications : Nonlinear optics, fibers
(190.3100) Nonlinear optics : Instabilities and chaos
(190.4370) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, fibers
(190.5530) Nonlinear optics : Pulse propagation and temporal solitons

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

Original Manuscript: August 3, 2012
Revised Manuscript: September 18, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: September 19, 2012
Published: October 23, 2012

Li-Chen Zhao and Jie Liu, "Localized nonlinear waves in a two-mode nonlinear fiber," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 29, 3119-3127 (2012)

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