Skip navigation
Skip navigation
Open Research will be down for maintenance between 8:00am and 8:15am on Monday, 9th December 2019.

Light localization in azimuthally modulated Bessel photonic lattices

Fischer, Robert; Neshev, Dragomir; Lopez-Aguayo, Servando; Desyatnikov, Anton S; Kivshar, Yuri; Krolikowski, Wieslaw; Sukhorukov, Andrey


We study the propagation and localization of light beams in azimuthally modulated Bessel photonic lattices induced optically in photorefractive crystals; such lattices resemble highly nonlinear micro-structured fibres. We report on the experimental observation of discrete diffraction, nonlinear localization, and subsequent formation of spatial solitons. Our experimental results are confirmed by direct numerical simulations.

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2007
Type: Journal article
Source: Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics
DOI: 10.1007/s10854-007-9217-5


File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Fischer_Light_localization_in_2007.pdf439.28 kBAdobe PDF    Request a copy

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  22 January 2019/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator