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  • Editor: Anthony J. Campillo
  • Vol. 32, Iss. 16 — Aug. 15, 2007
  • pp: 2459–2461

Raman-induced localization in Kerr waveguide arrays

Dima Cheskis, Yoav Linzon, Iftach Ilsar, Shimshon Bar-Ad, and Hagai S. Eisenberg  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 32, Issue 16, pp. 2459-2461 (2007)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.32.002459


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Abstract

We show that during the spatiotemporal compression in a periodic Kerr waveguide array, stimulated Raman scattering can effectively balance the effects of self-phase modulation, diffraction, and group-velocity dispersion, eliminating collapse and breakup over a wide range of input powers and leading to stable propagation in a single site.

© 2007 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: February 6, 2007
Revised Manuscript: July 11, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: July 18, 2007
Published: August 13, 2007

Citation
Dima Cheskis, Yoav Linzon, Iftach Ilsar, Shimshon Bar-Ad, and Hagai S. Eisenberg, "Raman-induced localization in Kerr waveguide arrays," Opt. Lett. 32, 2459-2461 (2007)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-32-16-2459


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