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  • Vol. 21, Iss. 20 — Oct. 15, 1996
  • pp: 1649–1651

Vortex soliton motion and steering

Jason Christou, Vladimir Tikhonenko, Yuri S. Kivshar, and Barry Luther-Davies  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 21, Issue 20, pp. 1649-1651 (1996)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.21.001649


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Abstract

Experimental demonstration of the steering of an optical vortex soliton by the superposition of a weak coherent background field is presented. A model to account for vortex motion is derived, and its validity is verified experimentally and numerically.

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Original Manuscript: June 17, 1996
Published: October 15, 1996

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Jason Christou, Vladimir Tikhonenko, Yuri S. Kivshar, and Barry Luther-Davies, "Vortex soliton motion and steering," Opt. Lett. 21, 1649-1651 (1996)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-21-20-1649


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