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Journal of the Optical Society of America B

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  • Editor: Grover Swartzlander
  • Vol. 30, Iss. 4 — Apr. 1, 2013
  • pp: 934–938

Compression and propagation of dispersive and rectangular similaritons in asymmetric twin-core fibers

Thokala Soloman Raju, Prasanta K. Panigrahi, and C. N. Kumar  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA B, Vol. 30, Issue 4, pp. 934-938 (2013)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.30.000934


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Abstract

We explore dispersive and rectangular similariton solutions to the generalized nonlinear Schrödinger equation with varying dispersion, nonlinearity, gain, and source. The obtained similariton solutions are approximate but nevertheless highly accurate. As an application, we delineate the nonlinear compression of these similaritons for a dispersion-decreasing management profile. Also, for a periodic distributed amplification system, we demonstrate the formation of bound-state similaritons.

© 2013 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.2320) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics amplifiers and oscillators
(060.5530) Fiber optics and optical communications : Pulse propagation and temporal solitons
(190.4370) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, fibers

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

History
Original Manuscript: October 31, 2012
Revised Manuscript: January 11, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: February 10, 2013
Published: March 14, 2013

Citation
Thokala Soloman Raju, Prasanta K. Panigrahi, and C. N. Kumar, "Compression and propagation of dispersive and rectangular similaritons in asymmetric twin-core fibers," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 30, 934-938 (2013)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josab/abstract.cfm?URI=josab-30-4-934


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