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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