Electro-optic switching through photorefractive needles

Eugenio DelRe*, Bruno Crosignani, Elia Palange, Aharon J. Agranat

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We demonstrate electro-optic spatial two-dimensional mode switching in a bulk sample of potassium-lithium-tantalate-niobate, mediated by two photorefractive needle solitons of opposite electroholographic charge, mutually embedded in their anisotropic structure.

Original languageAmerican English
Title of host publicationConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2003
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)1557527334
StatePublished - 2003
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2003 - Baltimore, United States
Duration: 1 Jun 20036 Jun 2003

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2003
Country/TerritoryUnited States

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