Optical Bloch oscillations and Zener tunneling in two-dimensional photonic lattices

Henrike Trompeter, Wieslaw Krolikowski, Dragomir N. Neshev, Anton S. Desyatnikov, Andrey A. Sukhorukov, Yuri S. Kivshar, Thomas Pertsch, Ulf Peschel, Falk Lederer

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Abstract

We study Bloch oscillations and Zener tunnelling in a two-dimensional optically-induced lattice with superimposed gradient of the refractive index. We observe si-multaneous tunneling into three di®erent points of the lattice bandgap spectrum.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNonlinear Guided Waves and Their Applications, NLGW 2005
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)1557527911
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

NameNonlinear Guided Waves and Their Applications, NLGW 2005

Other

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

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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    Trompeter, H., Krolikowski, W., Neshev, D. N., Desyatnikov, A. S., Sukhorukov, A. A., Kivshar, Y. S., Pertsch, T., Peschel, U., & Lederer, F. (2005). Optical Bloch oscillations and Zener tunneling in two-dimensional photonic lattices. In Nonlinear Guided Waves and Their Applications, NLGW 2005 (Nonlinear Guided Waves and Their Applications, NLGW 2005). Optical Society of America (OSA).