Soliton coupler

D. R. Heatley, E. M. Wright, G. I. Stegeman

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We propose and examine the characteristics of a new device called a soliton coupler which exchanges energy between two adjacent waveguides by transfer of spatial solitons.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)172-174
Number of pages3
JournalApplied Physics Letters
Issue number3
StatePublished - Dec 1 1988


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  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)

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Heatley, D. R., Wright, E. M., & Stegeman, G. I. (1988). Soliton coupler. Applied Physics Letters, 53(3), 172-174.