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 different points of the lattice bandgap spectrum.

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
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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