Applied Physics B

, Volume 31, Issue 2, pp 69–73

Nonlinear waves guided by a dielectric slab

I. TE-polarization
  • F. Lederer
  • U. Langbein
  • H. -E. Ponath
Contributed Papers

Abstract

We consider dispersion relations and field structure of TE-polarized guided waves travelling along an asymmetric dielectric slab surrounded by two different nonlinear media. For a given configuration there are four types of guided waves. Three of this four types possess at least one field maximum outside the slab region and have no counterpart in linear waveguide optics. The solutions of the dispersion relations depend now on an additional parameter making them more flexible with respect to the linear limit.

PACS

42.82 42.65B 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Lederer
    • 1
  • U. Langbein
    • 1
  • H. -E. Ponath
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PhysicsUniversity of JenaJenaGerman Democratic Republic

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