We demonstrate numerically a two-dimensional threefold storage scheme based on different types of solitary waves in the transmitted field of a semiconductor planar resonator. Switching between among different solitary waves can be achieved by use of a weak incoherent switching beam.
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D. Michaelis, U. Peschel, and F. Lederer, "Incoherent switching between multistable cavity solitons in a semiconductor optical resonator," Opt. Lett. 23, 337-339 (1998)