Self-steepening of ultrashort optical pulses without self-phase modulation

Jeffrey Moses, Boris A. Malomed, Frank W. Wise

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Abstract

A first optical manifestation of the Chen-Lee-Liu-type derivative nonlinear Schrödinger equation results in self-steepening of ultrashort pulses and shock formation without simultaneous self-phase modulation. Experiments verify theory.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNonlinear Optics
Subtitle of host publicationMaterials, Fundamentals and Applications, NLO 2007
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)1557528438, 9781557528438
DOIs
StatePublished - 2007
EventNonlinear Optics: Materials, Fundamentals and Applications, NLO 2007 - Kona, HI, United States
Duration: 30 Jul 200730 Jul 2007

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Conference

ConferenceNonlinear Optics: Materials, Fundamentals and Applications, NLO 2007
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityKona, HI
Period30/07/0730/07/07

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