Dissecting the mechanisms of spatiotemporal mode-locking

Logan G. Wright*, Pavel Sidorenko, Hamed Pourbeyram, Zachary M. Ziegler, Andrei Isichenko, Boris A. Malomed, Curtis R. Menyuk, Demetrios N. Christodoulides, Frank W. Wise

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We uncover the mechanisms behind a range of new 3D solitons in multimode lasers using an approach called attractor dissection. Experimental measurements allow us to decompose multimode states containing up to 30 million locked modes.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNonlinear Photonics, NP 2020
PublisherOSA - The Optical Society
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
StatePublished - 2020
EventNonlinear Photonics, NP 2020 - Washington, United States
Duration: 13 Jul 202016 Jul 2020

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
VolumePart F187-NP 2020


ConferenceNonlinear Photonics, NP 2020
Country/TerritoryUnited States


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