Magneto-optical control of nonlinear light collapse

Katarzyna A. Rutkowska*, Yoav Linzon, Boris A. Malomed, Roberto Morandotti

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We present the theoretical and experimental demonstration of light collapse control in nonlinear magneto-optical Kerr media. The required management of the birefringence is achieved via a combination of the Cotton-Mouton and Faraday effects.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2009
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557528780
StatePublished - 2009
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2009 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: 11 Oct 200915 Oct 2009

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2009
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA


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