Observation of modulational instability in photonic band gaps

Jason W. Fleischer, Guoyuan Fu, Yongan Tang, Aqiang Guo, Gregory Salamo, Mordechai Segev

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Abstract

We present the experimental observation of modulational instability in 1D and 2D photonic lattices, at both the Brillouin zone base and edge. Edge dynamics lie in the spatial band gap and have no homogeneous counterpart.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2005
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557527709, 9781557527707
StatePublished - Jan 1 2005
EventQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2005 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: May 22 2005May 22 2005

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2005
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period5/22/055/22/05

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Fleischer, J. W., Fu, G., Tang, Y., Guo, A., Salamo, G., & Segev, M. (2005). Observation of modulational instability in photonic band gaps. In Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2005 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America.