Drift instability of multidimensional solitons in inhomogeneous Kerr media

Y. Sivan, G. Fibich, B. Ilan

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Abstract

We show that violation of the "spectral condition" leads to a drift instability of a soliton from its initial location, and show how to determine the speed of the drift.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationICONO 2007
Subtitle of host publicationNonlinear Space-Time Dynamics
DOIs
StatePublished - 2007
EventICONO 2007: Nonlinear Space-Time Dynamics - Minsk, Belarus
Duration: 28 May 20071 Jun 2007

Publication series

NameProceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering
Volume6725
ISSN (Print)0277-786X

Conference

ConferenceICONO 2007: Nonlinear Space-Time Dynamics
Country/TerritoryBelarus
CityMinsk
Period28/05/071/06/07

Keywords

  • Instability
  • Solitons

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