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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 14, Iss. 4 — Feb. 20, 2006
  • pp: 1576–1581

Bragg-type soliton mirror

Yaroslav V. Kartashov, Victor A. Vysloukh, and Lluis Torner  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 14, Issue 4, pp. 1576-1581 (2006)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.14.001576


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Abstract

We study soliton reflection/transmission at the interface between uniform medium and the optical lattice with focusing Kerr nonlinearity. We reveal that such interfaces afford rich new opportunities for controlling the reflection and transmission coefficients and nonlinear Snell law, the key control parameters being the spatial frequency and depth of the lattice.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(190.0190) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics
(190.5530) Nonlinear optics : Pulse propagation and temporal solitons

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

History
Original Manuscript: November 28, 2005
Revised Manuscript: January 26, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: February 5, 2006
Published: February 20, 2006

Citation
Yaroslav Kartashov, Victor Vysloukh, and Lluis Torner, "Bragg-type soliton mirror," Opt. Express 14, 1576-1581 (2006)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-14-4-1576


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