Te-waves guided by arbitrary nonlinear dielectrics bounded by linear media

  • Jian-Guo Ma
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Abstract

Considerable interest is currently being devoted to nonlinear propagation in dielectric slab waveguides for integrated optics and millimetric applications. Much of the current work is based on Kerr-like (∈ ∼E2) nonlinear media and numerically discussed. We present a exact solution of TE-waves for arbitrary nonlinear dielectric (∈ ∼ |E| δ ). We applicate this solution to the planar nonlinear optic waveguides and the dispersion relations are given. The results show that the propagation constants are a function of the field magnitude.

Keywords

Exact Solution Dispersion Relation Current Work Propagation Constant Optic Waveguide 

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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jian-Guo Ma
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  1. 1.Dept. Electronics and Information ScienceLanzhou UniversityLanzhouPeople's Republic of China

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