26 July 2007 Three-dimensional pattern formation in semiconductor microcavities
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Proceedings Volume 6725, ICONO 2007: Nonlinear Space-Time Dynamics; 67251S (2007) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.750081
Event: The International Conference on Coherent and Nonlinear Optics, 2007, Minsk, Belarus
Abstract
We study pattern formation in a paraxial model for an unidirectional ring resonator filled with a semiconductor sample and driven by a coherent injected field beyond the mean field limit (MFL). We perform numerical simulations to describe the three-dimensional dynamics of the coherent field profile. For fast media spontaneous self-confinement leads to the formation of 3D dissipative addressable spatial solitons, we show that for carrier dynamics compatible with GaAs/GaAlAs MQW devices longitudinal self-confinement is hindered by the slow carrier interband dynamics.
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M. Brambilla, M. Brambilla, T. Maggipinto, T. Maggipinto, L. Columbo, L. Columbo, I. M. Perrini, I. M. Perrini, } "Three-dimensional pattern formation in semiconductor microcavities", Proc. SPIE 6725, ICONO 2007: Nonlinear Space-Time Dynamics, 67251S (26 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.750081; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.750081
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