Modulational stability and dark solitons in periodic quadratic nonlinear media

Joel Frederick Corney, Ole Bang

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    We show that stable dark solitons exist in quadratic nonlinear media with periodic linear and nonlinear susceptibilities. We investigate the modulational stability of plane waves in such systems, a necessary condition for stable dark solitons.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationNonlinear Optics: Materials, Fundamentals, and Applications, 2000. Technical Digest
    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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