Anderson localization and nonlinearity in one dimensional disordered waveguide arrays

Yoav Lahini, Assaf Avidan, Francesca Pozzi, Marc Sorel, Roberto Morandotti, Yaron Silberberg

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Abstract

We present direct experimental measurements of Anderson localized eigenmodes and of the suppression of beam expansion in the presence of disorder, using randomized one-dimensional waveguide arrays. We investigate the effect of nonlinearity on Anderson localization.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationBragg Gratings, Photosensitivity, and Poling in Glass Waveguides, BGPP 2007
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)1557528470, 9781557528476
DOIs
StatePublished - 2007
Externally publishedYes
EventBragg Gratings, Photosensitivity, and Poling in Glass Waveguides, BGPP 2007 - Quebec City, Canada
Duration: 2 Sep 20072 Sep 2007

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Conference

ConferenceBragg Gratings, Photosensitivity, and Poling in Glass Waveguides, BGPP 2007
Country/TerritoryCanada
CityQuebec City
Period2/09/072/09/07

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