Temporal symmetric pulses and symmetry breaking in generalized saturable Kerr-like media


  • Jerzy Jasiński




In the paper the propagation of temporal pulses through generalized saturable nonlinear Kerr-like media is described analytically. The influence of symmetry conditions on relations between phase and amplitude is analyzed. These relations introduced into a canonical description of propagation enable a solution of the Euler-Lagrange equations. The accuracy of a canonical description is discussed.

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How to Cite

Jasiński, J. (2009). Temporal symmetric pulses and symmetry breaking in generalized saturable Kerr-like media. Photonics Letters of Poland, 1(3), pp. 139–141. https://doi.org/10.4302/photon. lett. pl.v1i3.58