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  • Vol. 13, Iss. 10 — Oct. 1, 1988
  • pp: 871–873

Optical solitary waves induced by cross-phase modulation

S. Trillo, S. Wabnitz, E. M. Wright, and G. I. Stegeman  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 13, Issue 10, pp. 871-873 (1988)

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We show that an optical pulse can propagate undistorted as a bright solitary wave in the normal dispersion regime when it couples through cross-phase modulation to a dark pulse in the anomalous dispersion regime.

© 1988 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: May 25, 1988
Manuscript Accepted: July 21, 1988
Published: October 1, 1988

S. Trillo, E. M. Wright, G. I. Stegeman, and S. Wabnitz, "Optical solitary waves induced by cross-phase modulation," Opt. Lett. 13, 871-873 (1988)

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