Fourth-order dispersion mediated solitonic radiations in HC-PCF cladding

F Benabid, F Biancalana, P S Light, Francois Couny, A Luiten, P J Roberts, Jiahui Peng, Alexei V Sokolov

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Abstract

We observe experimentally, for the first time to our knowledge, the simultaneous emission of two strong conjugate resonant dispersive waves by optical solitons. The effect is observed in a small waveguiding glass feature within the cladding of a Kagome hollow-core photonic crystal fiber. We demonstrate theoretically that the phenomenon is attributed to the unusually high fourth-order dispersion coefficient of the waveguiding feature.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2680-2682
Number of pages3
JournalOptics Letters
Volume33
Issue number22
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2008

Keywords

  • Ultrashort pulses
  • Nonlinear optics
  • Photonic crystals
  • Dispersion (waves)

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    Benabid, F., Biancalana, F., Light, P. S., Couny, F., Luiten, A., Roberts, P. J., Peng, J., & Sokolov, A. V. (2008). Fourth-order dispersion mediated solitonic radiations in HC-PCF cladding. Optics Letters, 33(22), 2680-2682. https://doi.org/10.1364/OL.33.002680