Observation of discrete nonlinear X-waves

Yoav Lahini, Eugene Frumker, Yaron Silberberg, Sotiris Droulias, Kyriakos Hizanidis, Roberto Morandotti, Demetrios N. Christodoulides

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We present experimental evidence for the formation of nonlinear X-waves in AlGaAs waveguide arrays. These results agree with numerical simulations based on the discrete nonlinear Schrödinger equation with an appropriate temporal dispersion term.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPhotonic Metamaterials
Subtitle of host publicationFrom Random to Periodic, META 2006
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)155752808X, 9781557528087
StatePublished - 2006
Externally publishedYes
EventPhotonic Metamaterials: From Random to Periodic, META 2006 - Grand Bahama Island, Bahamas
Duration: 5 Jun 20065 Jun 2006

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferencePhotonic Metamaterials: From Random to Periodic, META 2006
CityGrand Bahama Island


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