We demonstrate the formation of fundamental and dipolelike vector solitons in an optically induced two-dimensional photonic lattice. Such vector solitons are realized by mutual trapping of two beams in the lattice. Our theoretical results are in good agreement with experimental observations.
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Zhigang Chen, Anna Bezryadina, Igor Makasyuk, and Jianke Yang, "Observation of two-dimensional lattice vector solitons," Opt. Lett. 29, 1656-1658 (2004)