Dispersive shock waves in nonlocal nonlinear media

Christopher Barsi, Can Sun, Wenjie Wan, Jason W. Fleischer

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We present numerical and initial experimental results of dispersive optical shock waves in nonlocal nonlinear media. The behavior of shocks and shock collisions is characterized as a function of the extent of the nonlocality.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationNonlinear Photonics, NP 2007
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)1557528470, 9781557528476
StatePublished - 2007
EventNonlinear Photonics, NP 2007 - Quebec City, Canada
Duration: Sep 2 2007Sep 2 2007

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherNonlinear Photonics, NP 2007
CityQuebec City

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Barsi, C., Sun, C., Wan, W., & Fleischer, J. W. (2007). Dispersive shock waves in nonlocal nonlinear media. In Nonlinear Photonics, NP 2007 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America (OSA). https://doi.org/10.1364/bgpp.2007.jmd28