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  • Vol. 29, Iss. 16 — Aug. 13, 2004
  • pp: 1909–1911

Discrete cavity solitons

U. Peschel, O. Egorov, and F. Lederer  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 29, Issue 16, pp. 1909-1911 (2004)

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We derive evolution equations describing light propagation in an array of coupled-waveguide resonators and predict the existence of discrete cavity solitons. We identify stable, unstable, and oscillating solitons by varying the coupling strength between the anticontinuous and the continuous limit.

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OCIS Codes
(190.1450) Nonlinear optics : Bistability
(190.4390) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, integrated optics
(190.4420) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, transverse effects in

U. Peschel, O. Egorov, and F. Lederer, "Discrete cavity solitons," Opt. Lett. 29, 1909-1911 (2004)

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