Collapse suppression and soliton stabilization through nonlocality in bulk Kerr media

Ole Bang, E. T. Chemineau, Wieslaw Krolikowski

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    We show that self-focusing cannot occur in bulk Kerr media with a nonlocal nonlinear response. We find the stationary solutions and show that nonlocality makes them stable. The results are verified numerically.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationNonlinear Optics: Materials, Fundamentals and Applications
    Number of pages2
    Place of PublicationKaua'i-Lihue, HI
    Publication date2000
    ISBN (Print)1-55752-646-X
    Publication statusPublished - 2000
    EventNonlinear Optics: Materials, Fundamentals, and Applications - Kaua'i-Lihue, HI, United States
    Duration: 6 Aug 200010 Aug 2000


    ConferenceNonlinear Optics
    Country/TerritoryUnited States
    CityKaua'i-Lihue, HI
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