Observation of elliptic incoherent spatial solitons

Omer Katz*, Tal Carmon, Tal Schwartz, Mordechai Segev, Dennetrios N. Christodoulides

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We present the first experimental observation of spatially-incoherent elliptic solitons. We use partially-spatially-incoherent light with anisotropic correlation statistics, and observe elliptic solitons supported by the photorefractive screening nonlinearity.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)185-187
Number of pages3
JournalOSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series
StatePublished - 2004
Externally publishedYes
EventInternational Quantum Electronics Conference, IQEC - San Francisco, CA, United States
Duration: 21 May 200426 May 2004


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