Dispersive, superfluid-like shock waves in nonlinear optics: Properties & interactions

Wenjie Wan, Shu Jia, Jason W. Fleischer

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Abstract

We experimentally demonstrate dispersive optical shock waves in 1D and 2D, characterize their nonlinear properties, and observe the complex interactions when two such shocks collide.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2007
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557528349, 9781557528346
StatePublished - Jan 1 2007
EventQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2007 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: May 6 2007May 6 2007

Other

OtherQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2007
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period5/6/075/6/07

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Wan, W., Jia, S., & Fleischer, J. W. (2007). Dispersive, superfluid-like shock waves in nonlinear optics: Properties & interactions. In Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2007 Optical Society of America.