Observation of vortex-ring "discrete" solitons in 2D photonic lattices

Jason W. Fleischer*, Guy Bartal, Oren Cohen, Ofer Manela, Mordechai Segev, Jared Hudock, Demetrios N. Christodoulides

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We present the experimental observation of both on-site and off-site vortex ring solitons of unity topological charge in a nonlinear photonic lattice, along with a theoretical study of their propagation dynamics and stability.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1803-1805
Number of pages3
JournalOSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series
Volume96 A
StatePublished - 2004
Externally publishedYes
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO - Washington, DC, United States
Duration: 17 May 200419 May 2004


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