Nonlinear nonreciprocity in a coherent mismatched directional coupler
Authors: Trillo S., Wabnitz S.
Autors Affiliation: Fondazione Ugo Bordoni, Istituto Superiore Poste e Telecomunicazioni, 00144 Rome, Italy
Abstract: The analytical solution is given for the nonlinear propagation in a linearly mismatched directional coupler taking into account an arbitrary nonuniform nonlinearity. The effect of mismatching which causes nonreciprocal nonlinear switching of the device is analyzed in detail.
Journal/Review: APPLIED PHYSICS LETTERS
Volume: 49 (13) Pages from: 752 to: 754
KeyWords: Nonlinar opticsDOI: 10.1063/1.97536Citations: 125data from “WEB OF SCIENCE” (of Thomson Reuters) are update at: 2023-09-24References taken from IsiWeb of Knowledge: (subscribers only)Connecting to view paper tab on IsiWeb: Click hereConnecting to view citations from IsiWeb: Click here