Three-color vector nematicon

Urszula Anna Laudyn, Michał Kwaśny, Mirosław Karpierz, Gaetano Assanto

Abstract


Light localization via reorientation in nematic liquid crystals supports multi-component optical spatial solitons, i.e., vector nematicons. By launching three optical beams of different wavelengths and the same input polarization in a bias-free planar cell, we demonstrate a three-color vector nematicon which is self-trapped thanks to its incoherent nature.

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