• Soliton models in resonant and nonresonant optical fibers

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      Group velocity dispersion; Kerr nonlinearity; optical solitons; self-induced transparency; complete integrability; Lax pair; Bäcklund transformation

    • Abstract


      In this review, considering the important linear and nonlinear optical effects like group velocity dispersion, higher order dispersion, Kerr nonlinearity, self-steepening, stimulated Raman scattering, birefringence, self-induced transparency and various inhomogeneous effects in fibers, the completely integrable concept and bright, dark and self-induced transparency soliton models in nonlinear fiber optics are discussed. Considering the above important optical effects, the different completely integrable soliton models in the form of nonlinear Schrödinger (NLS), NLS-Maxwell-Bloch (MB) type equations reported in the literature are discussed. Finally, solitons in stimulated Raman scattering (SRS) system is briefly discussed.

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      K Porsezian1

      1. Department of Physics, Anna University, Chennai - 600 025, India
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  • Pramana – Journal of Physics | News

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