Numerical studies of the propagation of waves guided by a thin film bounded by two self-focusing media reveal a whole new class of nonstationary solutions that can, in their own right, propagate as guided-wave fields, some with solitonlike components.
© 1986 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: November 29, 1985
Manuscript Accepted: February 10, 1986
Published: May 1, 1986
J. V. Moloney, J. Ariyasu, C. T. Seaton, and G. I. Stegeman, "Numerical evidence for nonstationary, nonlinear, slab-guided waves," Opt. Lett. 11, 315-317 (1986)