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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 19, Iss. 4 — Feb. 14, 2011
  • pp: 3525–3530

Dual-wavelength domain wall solitons in a fiber ring laser

Han Zhang, Dingyuan Tang, Luming Zhao, and Xuan Wu  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 19, Issue 4, pp. 3525-3530 (2011)

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We report on the first experimental observation of dual wavelength domain wall type of dark solitons in a fiber laser made of all normal group velocity dispersion fibers. It was shown that this solitary wave is formed due to the cross coupling between two different wavelength laser beams and consists of localized dip structures separating the two different wavelength laser emissions.

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OCIS Codes
(060.4370) Fiber optics and optical communications : Nonlinear optics, fibers
(060.5530) Fiber optics and optical communications : Pulse propagation and temporal solitons
(140.3510) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, fiber

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

Original Manuscript: December 13, 2010
Revised Manuscript: January 27, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: January 27, 2011
Published: February 8, 2011

Han Zhang, Dingyuan Tang, Luming Zhao, and Xuan Wu, "Dual-wavelength domain wall solitons in a fiber ring laser," Opt. Express 19, 3525-3530 (2011)

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