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  • Editor: Anthony J. Campillo
  • Vol. 30, Iss. 24 — Dec. 15, 2005
  • pp: 3383–3385

Experimental observation of the elliptically polarized fundamental vector soliton of isotropic Kerr media

Michaël Delqué, Thibaut Sylvestre, Hervé Maillotte, Cyril Cambournac, Pascal Kockaert, and Marc Haelterman  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 30, Issue 24, pp. 3383-3385 (2005)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.30.003383


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Abstract

We report the experimental observation of the elliptically polarized fundamental vector soliton of isotropic Kerr media and its unique polarization evolution. This was achieved in the spatial domain in a nonbirefringent CS2 planar waveguide.

© 2005 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(190.3270) Nonlinear optics : Kerr effect
(190.4420) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, transverse effects in
(190.5530) Nonlinear optics : Pulse propagation and temporal solitons

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

Citation
Michaël Delqué, Thibaut Sylvestre, Hervé Maillotte, Cyril Cambournac, Pascal Kockaert, and Marc Haelterman, "Experimental observation of the elliptically polarized fundamental vector soliton of isotropic Kerr media," Opt. Lett. 30, 3383-3385 (2005)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-30-24-3383


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