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  • Editor: Anthony J. Campillo
  • Vol. 31, Iss. 4 — Feb. 15, 2006
  • pp: 483–485

Observation of random-phase gap solitons in photonic lattices

Guy Bartal, Oren Cohen, Ofer Manela, Mordechai Segev, Jason W. Fleischer, Robert Pezer, and Hrvoje Buljan  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 31, Issue 4, pp. 483-485 (2006)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.31.000483


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Abstract

We report what is to our knowledge the first experimental observation of gap random-phase lattice solitons: self-trapped spatially incoherent entities whose modal constituents lie within a photonic bandgap.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

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

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

History
Original Manuscript: October 14, 2005
Manuscript Accepted: October 14, 2005

Citation
Guy Bartal, Oren Cohen, Ofer Manela, Mordechai Segev, Jason W. Fleischer, Robert Pezer, and Hrvoje Buljan, "Observation of random-phase gap solitons in photonic lattices," Opt. Lett. 31, 483-485 (2006)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-31-4-483


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