"Azimuthons": Spatial solitons with a rotating phase

Anton S. Desyatnikov, Andrey A. Sukhorukov, Yuri S. Kivshar

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Abstract

We introduce the concept of "azimuthons" as self-trapped beams generated by azimuthal deformations of vortex solitons. We demonstrate that these modulated beams include the states with negative, positive, or zero rotation velocity.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNonlinear Guided Waves and Their Applications, NLGW 2005
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557527911, 9781557527912
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2005
Externally publishedYes
EventNonlinear Guided Waves and Their Applications, NLGW 2005 - Dresden, Germany
Duration: Sep 6 2005Sep 6 2005

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherNonlinear Guided Waves and Their Applications, NLGW 2005
CountryGermany
CityDresden
Period9/6/059/6/05

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Desyatnikov, A. S., Sukhorukov, A. A., & Kivshar, Y. S. (2005). "Azimuthons": Spatial solitons with a rotating phase. In Nonlinear Guided Waves and Their Applications, NLGW 2005 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America.