Solitons in a disordered anisotropic optical medium

  • M. Chertkov
  • I. Gabitov
  • I. Kolokolov
  • V. Lebedev
Nonlinear Dynamics

Abstract

The radiation-mediated interaction of solitons in a one-dimensional nonlinear medium (optical fiber) with birefringent disorder is shown to be independent of the separation between solitons. The effect produces a potentially dangerous contribution to the signal lost.

PACS numbers

42.65.Tg 42.81.Dp 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Chertkov
    • 1
  • I. Gabitov
    • 1
  • I. Kolokolov
    • 2
  • V. Lebedev
    • 3
  1. 1.Theoretical DivisionLANLLos AlamosUSA
  2. 2.Budker Institute of Nuclear Physics, Siberian DivisionRussian Academy of SciencesNovosibirskRussia
  3. 3.Landau Institute for Theoretical PhysicsRussian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia

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