Gravitational phenomena using thermal nonlinear interactions

Rivka Bekenstein, Ran Schley, Maor Mutzafi, Carmel Rotschild, Ido Dolev, Ady Arie, Mordechai Segev

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By utilizing long-range interactions between solitons and accelerating beams in thermal nonlocal nonlinear media we demonstrate optical analogues of gravitational effects, such as tidal forces, gravitational lensing and gravitational redshift.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNonlinear Photonics, NP 2014
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
StatePublished - 21 Jul 2014

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NameNonlinear Photonics, NP 2014


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