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Properties of nematicons in low-birefringence nematic liquid crystals

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Properties of nematicons in low-birefringence nematic liquid crystals. / Kwaśny, Michał; Laudyn, Urszula A.; Sala, Filip A.; Piccardi, Armando; Alberucci, Alessandro; Karpierz, Mirosław A.; Assanto, Gaetano.

julkaisussa: Photonics Letters of Poland, Vuosikerta 5, Nro 1, 2013, s. 8-10.

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Kwaśny, M, Laudyn, UA, Sala, FA, Piccardi, A, Alberucci, A, Karpierz, MA & Assanto, G 2013, 'Properties of nematicons in low-birefringence nematic liquid crystals', Photonics Letters of Poland, Vuosikerta. 5, Nro 1, Sivut 8-10. https://doi.org/10.4302/plp.2013.1.04

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Kwaśny, M., Laudyn, U. A., Sala, F. A., Piccardi, A., Alberucci, A., Karpierz, M. A., & Assanto, G. (2013). Properties of nematicons in low-birefringence nematic liquid crystals. Photonics Letters of Poland, 5(1), 8-10. https://doi.org/10.4302/plp.2013.1.04

Vancouver

Kwaśny M, Laudyn UA, Sala FA, Piccardi A, Alberucci A, Karpierz MA et al. Properties of nematicons in low-birefringence nematic liquid crystals. Photonics Letters of Poland. 2013;5(1):8-10. https://doi.org/10.4302/plp.2013.1.04

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Kwaśny, Michał ; Laudyn, Urszula A. ; Sala, Filip A. ; Piccardi, Armando ; Alberucci, Alessandro ; Karpierz, Mirosław A. ; Assanto, Gaetano. / Properties of nematicons in low-birefringence nematic liquid crystals. Julkaisussa: Photonics Letters of Poland. 2013 ; Vuosikerta 5, Nro 1. Sivut 8-10.

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abstract = "We investigate a nonlinear self-focusing and nematicon generation in low birefringence nematic liquid crystals (NLCs), where Δn≈0.04. Nematicons are obtained for larger optical powers but they are more stable than in NLCs with standard birefringence, of the order of Δn≈0.2. Moreover, in low-birefringent NLCs, polarization components exchange energy in a nonlinear regime. Such behaviour is not observed in typical NLCs, where ordinary and extraordinary waves tend to propagate independently due to large walk off. The results of our experimental test are also compared with numerical simulations, using a fully vectorial BPM. Calculations and experimental results are in good qualitative and quantitative agreement.",
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