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  • Vol. 13, Iss. 2 — Feb. 1, 1988
  • pp: 129–131

Simultaneous formation of solitons and dispersive waves in a femtosecond ring dye laser

F. W. Wise, I. A. Walmsley, and C. L. Tang  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 13, Issue 2, pp. 129-131 (1988)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.13.000129


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Abstract

We report the experimental observation of soliton and dispersive pulses generated simultaneously in a passively mode-locked dye laser. The results are interpreted by analogy to the predictions of the nonlinear Schrödinger equation describing pulse propagation near the zero-dispersion point of an optical fiber.

© 1988 Optical Society of America

History
Original Manuscript: October 2, 1987
Manuscript Accepted: November 18, 1987
Published: February 1, 1988

Citation
F. W. Wise, I. A. Walmsley, and C. L. Tang, "Simultaneous formation of solitons and dispersive waves in a femtosecond ring dye laser," Opt. Lett. 13, 129-131 (1988)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-13-2-129


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