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  • Vol. 21, Iss. 11 — Jun. 1, 1996
  • pp: 782–784

Multimode structure of bright and dark vector solitons in photorefractive media

Wiesław Królikowski, Nail Akhmediev, and Barry Luther-Davies  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 21, Issue 11, pp. 782-784 (1996)

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We study coupled solitary waves in a photorefractive medium. For a special orientation of a cubic photorefractive crystal, stationary wave propagation in the form of coupled dark and bright solitons is possible. We classify these solutions and study their stability, using numerical simulations.

© 1996 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: November 20, 1995
Published: June 1, 1996

Wiesław Królikowski, Nail Akhmediev, and Barry Luther-Davies, "Multimode structure of bright and dark vector solitons in photorefractive media," Opt. Lett. 21, 782-784 (1996)

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