Nonlinearities in Periodic Structures and Metamaterials

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ISBN: 978-3-642-02065-0 (Print) 978-3-642-02066-7 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages 1-18

  2. Nonlinear Effects in Reduced-Dimensional Structures: From Wave Guide Arrays to Slow Light

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-19

      Nonlinear Effects in One-Dimensional Photonic Lattices

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 21-35

      Nonlinear Optical Waves in Liquid Crystalline Lattices

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 37-54

      Nonlinear Optics and Solitons in Photonic Crystal Fibres

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      Pages 55-70

      Spatial Switching of Slow Light in Periodic Photonic Structures

  3. Nonlinear Effects in Multidimensional Lattices: Solitons and Light Localization

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 72-72

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      Pages 73-99

      Introduction to Solitons in Photonic Lattices

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 101-126

      Complex Nonlinear Photonic Lattices: From Instabilities to Control

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 127-143

      Light Localization by Defects in Optically Induced Photonic Structures

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 145-161

      Polychromatic Light Localisation in Periodic Structures

  4. Periodic Structures for Matter Waves: From Lattices to Ratchets

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 164-164

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 165-180

      Bose-Einstein Condensates in 1D Optical Lattices: Nonlinearity and Wannier-Stark Spectra

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 181-194

      Transporting Cold Atoms in Optical Lattices with Ratchets: Mechanisms and Symmetries

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      Pages 195-203

      Atomic Bose-Einstein Condensates in Optical Lattices with Variable Spatial Symmetry

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      Pages 205-214

      Symmetry and Transport in a Rocking Ratchet for Cold Atoms

  5. Metamaterials: From Linear to Nonlinear Features

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 216-216

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 217-240

      Optical Metamaterials: Invisibility in Visible and Nonlinearities in Reverse

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 241-257

      Nonlinear Metamaterials

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 259-272

      Circuit Model of Gain in Metamaterials

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      Pages 273-287

      Discrete Breathers and Solitons in Metamaterials

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 1-4