Observation of dipole-mode vector solitons

Wieslaw Krolikowski, Carsten Weilnau, Matthias Geisser, Glen McCarthy, Cornelia Denz, Barry Luther-Davies, Elena A. Ostrovskaya, Yuri S. Kivshar

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    We report on the first experimental observation of two-dimensional dipole-mode vector solitons. We demonstrate a decay of an unstable vortex-mode soliton into a robust dipole-mode soliton in a SBN crystal.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)411-413
    Number of pages3
    JournalIEEE Nonlinear Optics: Materials, Fundamentals and Applications - Conference Proceedings
    Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2000


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