Tunable Raman Soliton Self-Frequency Shift via an Asymmetric Airy Pulse

Year: 2014

Authors: Hu Y., Tehranchi A., Wabnitz S., Chen Z., Kashyap R., Morandotti R.

Autors Affiliation: INRS-EMT, 1650 Blvd. Lionel-Boulet, Varennes, QC J3X 1S2, Canada; The MOE Key Laboratory of Weak-Light Nonlinear Photonics, TEDA Applied Physics Institute and School of Physics, Nankai University, Tianjin 300457, China; Advanced Photonics Concepts Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering and Department of Engineering Physics, Ecole Polytechnique, University of Montreal, C.P. 6079, Succ. Centre-ville, Montreal, QC H3C 3A7, Canada; Dipartimento di Ingegneria dellInformazione, Università di Brescia, Via Branze 38, 25123 Brescia, Italy; Department of Physics and oAstronomy, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA 94132, United States

Abstract: We study soliton self-frequency shift initiated by an Airy pulse in an optical fiber. The asymmetric features associated with the pulse exhibiting leading or trailing oscillatory tails are revealed through the effect of Raman scattering.

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KeyWords: Beams; Optical fibers, Raman soliton; Soliton self-frequency shift, Solitons