Rotating propeller soliton

Tal Carmon, Raam Uzdin, Claude Pigier, Ziad H. Musslimani, Mordechai Segev, A. Nepomnyashchy

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We present analytically, numerically and experimentally a new type of composite soliton which is made of a rotating dipole component jointly trapped with a bell-shaped component. We observe 240° rotation over 13mm propagation (6.5 diffraction lengths).

Original languageAmerican English
Title of host publicationNonlinear Guided Waves and Their Applications, NLGW 2001
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)1557526702
StatePublished - 2001
Externally publishedYes
EventNonlinear Guided Waves and Their Applications, NLGW 2001 - Clearwater, United States
Duration: 26 Mar 2001 → …

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceNonlinear Guided Waves and Their Applications, NLGW 2001
Country/TerritoryUnited States
Period26/03/01 → …

Bibliographical note

Publisher Copyright:
© 2001 OSA/NLGW 2001, © 2000 Optical Society of America.


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