SCISSOR Solitons

John E. Heebner, Q. Han Park, Robert W. Boyd

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Citations (Scopus)


Microresonators coupled to a single waveguide can induce strong dispersion and enhance a weak Kerr nonlinearity. We show that these two effects may be balanced in a sequence of resonators to form stable solitons.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNonlinear Guided Waves and Their Applications, NLGW 2001
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)1557526702
Publication statusPublished - 2001
Externally publishedYes
EventNonlinear Guided Waves and Their Applications, NLGW 2001 - Clearwater, United States
Duration: 2001 Mar 26 → …

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers


ConferenceNonlinear Guided Waves and Their Applications, NLGW 2001
Country/TerritoryUnited States
Period01/3/26 → …

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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