Interaction of cavity solitons in degenerate optical parametric oscillators

Dmitry V. Skryabin, William J. Firth

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Numerical studies, together with asymptotic and spectral analysis, establish regimes in which soliton pairs in degenerate optical parametric oscillators fuse, repel, or form bound states. A novel bound state that is stabilized by coupled internal oscillations is predicted.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1056-1058
Number of pages3
JournalOptics Letters
Issue number15
Publication statusPublished - Aug 1999


  • cavity solitons
  • optical parametric oscillators
  • spectral analysis

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