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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 13, Iss. 17 — Aug. 22, 2005
  • pp: 6476–6481

Spectral evolution of an optical pattern in non local nematic liquid crystals

Marco Peccianti and Gaetano Assanto  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 13, Issue 17, pp. 6476-6481 (2005)

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We experimentally ascertain the role of non locality in the spectral evolution of multifilament patterns generated by modulational instability in nematic liquid crystals.

© 2005 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(160.3710) Materials : Liquid crystals
(190.4400) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, materials
(190.4420) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, transverse effects in
(190.5940) Nonlinear optics : Self-action effects

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Research Papers

Original Manuscript: June 20, 2005
Revised Manuscript: August 2, 2005
Published: August 22, 2005

Marco Peccianti and Gaetano Assanto, "Spectral evolution of an optical pattern in non local nematic liquid crystals," Opt. Express 13, 6476-6481 (2005)

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