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  • Vol. 21, Iss. 8 — Apr. 15, 1996
  • pp: 555–557

Nonlinear compression of chirped solitary waves with and without phase modulation

John D. Moores  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 21, Issue 8, pp. 555-557 (1996)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.21.000555


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Abstract

Novel exact solutions suggest the possibility of clean and efficient nonlinear compression of chirped solitary waves with appropriate tailoring of the gain or dispersion as a function of distance and with optional phase modulation. A numerical simulation with 20-fold compression is reported. Numerical tests reveal the robustness of the technique to perturbations of the initial condition or to the tailored gain/dispersion.

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History
Original Manuscript: September 11, 1995
Published: April 15, 1996

Citation
John D. Moores, "Nonlinear compression of chirped solitary waves with and without phase modulation," Opt. Lett. 21, 555-557 (1996)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-21-8-555


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