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I. Uzunov, R. Muschall, M. Gölles, Yu. Kivshar, B. Malomed, and F. Lederer, “Pulse switching in nonlinear fiber directional couplers,” Phys. Rev. E 51, 2527–2537 (1995).

[CrossRef]

I. Uzunov, R. Muschall, M. Gölles, Yu. Kivshar, B. Malomed, and F. Lederer, “Pulse switching in nonlinear fiber directional couplers,” Phys. Rev. E 51, 2527–2537 (1995).

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S. Trillo, S. Wabnitz, E. M. Wright, and G. I. Stegeman, “Soliton switching in fiber nonlinear directional couplers,” Opt. Lett. 13, 672–674 (1988).

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J. Wilson, G. I. Stegeman, and E. M. Wright, “All-optical switching of solitons in an active nonlinear directional coupler,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 24, S1325–S1336 (1992).

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[CrossRef]

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