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Journal of the Optical Society of America B

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  • Editor: Grover Swartzlander
  • Vol. 31, Iss. 5 — May. 1, 2014
  • pp: 1132–1136

Dirac soliton stability and interaction in binary waveguide arrays

Truong X. Tran, Xuan N. Nguyen, and Dũng C. Duong  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA B, Vol. 31, Issue 5, pp. 1132-1136 (2014)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.31.001132


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Abstract

We analyze the stability of a recently found exact analytical spatial soliton in binary waveguide arrays—an analog of the relativistic Dirac soliton. We demonstrate that this soliton class is very robust. The soliton dynamics and different scenarios of soliton interactions are systematically investigated.

© 2014 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(190.4370) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, fibers
(230.7370) Optical devices : Waveguides
(190.6135) Nonlinear optics : Spatial solitons

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

History
Original Manuscript: February 6, 2014
Revised Manuscript: March 22, 2014
Manuscript Accepted: March 25, 2014
Published: April 22, 2014

Citation
Truong X. Tran, Xuan N. Nguyen, and Dũng C. Duong, "Dirac soliton stability and interaction in binary waveguide arrays," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 31, 1132-1136 (2014)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josab/abstract.cfm?URI=josab-31-5-1132


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