High-field nonlinear fiber optics

K. F. Mak, J. C. Travers*, P. Hölzer, W. Chang, N. Y. Joly, M. F. Saleh, F. Biancalana, P. St J Russell

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Soliton compression of few-μJ fs-pulses leads to ionization in gas-filled photonic crystal fiber, and the emission of blue-shifting solitons. By pressure-tuning the dispersion we observe the transition between plasma and Kerr influenced propagation.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHigh Intensity Lasers and High Field Phenomena, HILAS 2012
PublisherOSA Publishing
ISBN (Print)9781557529398
Publication statusPublished - 2012
EventHigh Intensity Lasers and High Field Phenomena - Berlin, United Kingdom
Duration: 19 Mar 201221 Mar 2012


ConferenceHigh Intensity Lasers and High Field Phenomena
Abbreviated titleHILAS 2012
Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom


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