Flaticon pulses in optical fibers
Authors: Varlot B., Wabnitz S., Fatome J., Millotg G., Finot C.
Autors Affiliation: Laboratoire Interdisciplinaire Carnot de Bourgogne (ICB), UMR 6303 CNRS/Université de Bourgogne, Dijon, France; Department of Information Engineering, Università di Brescia, Brescia, Italy
Abstract: We experimentally investigate the nonlinear reshaping of a continuous wave which leads to chirp-free and flat-top intense pulses or flaticons exhibiting strong temporal oscillations at their edges and a stable self-similar expansion upon propagation of their central region.
KeyWords: Continuous Wave; Flat-top; Self-similar; Temporal oscillations, Optical fibersDOI: 10000000000