OSA's Digital Library

Optics Letters

Optics Letters

| RAPID, SHORT PUBLICATIONS ON THE LATEST IN OPTICAL DISCOVERIES

  • Vol. 29, Iss. 10 — May. 14, 2004
  • pp: 1102–1104

Parametric amplification of soliton steering in optical lattices

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


Optics Letters, Vol. 29, Issue 10, pp. 1102-1104 (2004)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.29.001102


View Full Text Article

Acrobat PDF (274 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

We report on the effect of parametric amplification of spatial soliton swinging in Kerr-type nonlinear media with longitudinal and transverse periodic modulation of the linear refractive index. The parameter areas are found where the soliton center motion is analogous to the motion of a parametrically driven pendulum. This effect has potential applications for controllable soliton steering.

© 2004 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.1810) Fiber optics and optical communications : Buffers, couplers, routers, switches, and multiplexers
(190.4360) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, devices
(190.5530) Nonlinear optics : Pulse propagation and temporal solitons

Citation
Yaroslav V. Kartashov, Lluis Torner, and Victor A. Vysloukh, "Parametric amplification of soliton steering in optical lattices," Opt. Lett. 29, 1102-1104 (2004)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-29-10-1102


Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset

References

  1. D. N. Christodoulides, F. Lederer, and Y. Silberberg, Nature 424, 817 (2003).
  2. R. Scharf and A. R. Bishop, Phys. Rev. E 47, 1375 (1992).
  3. Y. V. Kartashov, V. A. Vysloukh, A. S. Zelenina, and L. Torner, Opt. Lett. 29, 766 (2004).
  4. D. N. Christodoulides and R. I. Joseph, Opt. Lett. 13, 794 (1988).
  5. H. S. Eisenberg, Y. Silberberg, R. Morandotti, A. R. Boyd, and J. S. Aitchison, Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 3383 (1998).
  6. R. Morandotti, U. Peschel, J. S. Aitchison, H. S. Eisenberg, and Y. Silberberg, Phys. Rev. Lett. 83, 2726 (1999).
  7. W. Krolikowski, U. Trutschel, M. Cronin-Golomb, and S. Schmidt-Hattenberger, Opt. Lett. 19, 320 (1994).
  8. R. Muschall, C. Schmidt-Hattenberger, and F. Lederer, Opt. Lett. 19, 323 (1994).
  9. A. B. Aceves, C. De Angelis, S. Trillo, and S. Wabnitz, Opt. Lett. 19, 332 (1994).
  10. A. B. Aceves, C. De Angelis, T. Peshel, R. Muschall, F. Lederer, S. Trillo, and S. Wabnitz, Phys. Rev. E 53, 1172 (1996).
  11. W. Krolikowski and Y. S. Kivshar, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 13, 876 (1996).
  12. T. Pertsch, U. Peschel, and F. Lederer, Opt. Lett. 28, 102 (2003).
  13. N. K. Efremidis, S. Sears, D. N. Christodoulides, J. W. Fleischer, and M. Segev, Phys. Rev. E 66, 046602 (2002).
  14. J. W. Fleischer, T. Carmon, M. Segev, N. K. Efremidis, and D. N. Christodoulides, Phys. Rev. Lett. 90, 023902 (2003).
  15. J. W. Fleischer, M. Segev, N. K. Efremidis, and D. N. Christodoulides, Nature 422, 147 (2003).
  16. D. Neshev, E. Ostrovskaya, Y. Kivshar, and W. Krolikowski, Opt. Lett. 28, 710 (2003).

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.


« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited