J. D. Ania-Castañón, T. J. Ellingham, R. Ibbotson, X. Chen, L. Zhang, and S. K. Turitsyn, "Ultralong Raman fiber lasers as virtually lossless optical media," Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 023902 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Böhm and F. Mitschke, "Soliton-radiation beat analysis," Phys. Rev. E 73, 066615 (2006).

[CrossRef]

L. J. Wang, A. Agarwal, Y. K. Su, and P. Kumar, "All-optical picosecond-pulse packet buffer based on four-wave mixing loading and intracavity soliton control," IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 614-619 (2002).

[CrossRef]

M. Desaux, L. Helczynski, D. Anderson, and M. Lisak, "Propagation properties of chirped soliton pulses in optical nonlinear Kerr media," Phys. Rev. E 65, 056602 (2002).

[CrossRef]

B. Dany, P. Brindel, O. Leclerc, and E. Desurvire, "Transoceanic 4 40 Gbit/s system combining dispersion-managed soliton transmission and new 'black-box' in-line optical regeneration," Electron. Lett. 35, 98-100 (1999).

[CrossRef]

D. Krylov, L. Leng, K. Bergman, J. C. Bronski, and J. N. Kutz, "Observation of the breakup of a prechirped N-soliton in an optical fiber," Opt. Lett. 24, 1191-1193 (1999).

[CrossRef]

J. C. Bronski and J. N. Kutz, "Numerical simulation of the semiclassical limits of the focusing nonlinear Schrodinger equation," Phys. Lett. A 254, 325-336 (1999).

[CrossRef]

S. Burtsev, R. Camassa, and I. Timofeyev, "Numerical algorithms for the direct spectral transform with applications to nonlinear Schrodinger type systems," J. Comput. Phys. 147, 166-186 (1998).

[CrossRef]

M. Desaix, D. Anderson, M. Lisak, and M. L. Quiroga-Teixeiro, "An approximation procedure for the Zakharov-Shabat scattering problem for real single-humped potentials," J. Phys. A 29, 2493-2498 (1996).

[CrossRef]

J. C. Bronski, "Semiclassical eigenvalue distribution of the Zakharov-Shabat eigenvalue problem," Physica D 97, 376-397 (1996).

[CrossRef]

D. J. Kaup and B. A. Malomed, "Variational principle for the Zakharov-Shabat equations," Physica D 84, 319-328 (1995).

[CrossRef]

E. A. Kuznetsov, A. V. Mikhailov, and I. A. Shimokhin, "Nonlinear interaction of solitons and radiation," Physica D 87, 201-215 (1995).

[CrossRef]

W. L. Kath and N. F. Smyth, "Soliton evolution and radiation loss for the nonlinear Schrodinger equation," Phys. Rev. E 51, 1484-1492 (1995).

[CrossRef]

D. Burak, "Steering of bright-soliton pairs excited by symmetrical and real initial profiles," Phys. Rev. A 52, 4054-4058 (1995).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y. S. Kivshar and B. A. Malomed, "Dynamics of solitons in nearly integrable systems," Rev. Mod. Phys. 61, 763-915 (1989).

[CrossRef]

A. I. Maumistov and Y. M. Sklyarov, "Influence of the regular phase modulation on formation of optical solitons," Kvantovaya Elektron. (Kiev) 14, 796-803 (1987) A. I. Maumistov and Y. M. Sklyarov,[Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 500-504 (1987)].

[CrossRef]

K. J. Blow and D. Wood, "The evolution of solitons from non-transform limited pulses," Opt. Commun. 58, 349-354 (1986).

[CrossRef]

E. M. Dianov, Z. S. Nikonova, and V. N. Serkin, "The effect of optical losses on pulse propagation dynamics in single-mode fiber waveguides," Kvantovaya Elektron. (Kiev) 13, 331-337 (1986) E. M. Dianov, Z. S. Nikonova, and V. N. Serkin,[Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 11, 219-222 (1986)].

K. J. Blow and N. J. Doran, "The asymptotic dispersion of soliton pulses in lossy fibers," Opt. Commun. 52, 367-370 (1985).

[CrossRef]

L. F. Mollenauer, R. H. Stolen, and J. P. Gordon, "Experimental-observation of picosecond pulse narrowing and solitons in optical fibers," Phys. Rev. Lett. 45, 1095-1098 (1980).

[CrossRef]

J. Satsuma and N. Yajima, "Initial value problems of one-dimensional self-modulation of nonlinear waves in dispersive media," Suppl. Prog. Theor. Phys. 55, 284-306 (1974).

[CrossRef]

A. Hasegawa and F. Tappert, "Transmission of stationary nonlinear optical pulses in dispersive dielectric fibres. I. Anomalous dispersion," Appl. Phys. Lett. 23, 142-144 (1973).

[CrossRef]

V. E. Zakharov and A. B. Shabat, "Exact theory of 2-dimensional self-focusing and one-dimensional self-modulations of waves in nonlinear media," Sov. Phys. JETP 34, 62-69 (1972).

L. J. Wang, A. Agarwal, Y. K. Su, and P. Kumar, "All-optical picosecond-pulse packet buffer based on four-wave mixing loading and intracavity soliton control," IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 614-619 (2002).

[CrossRef]

G. Agrawal, Nonlinear Fiber Optics (Academic, 2001).

M. Desaux, L. Helczynski, D. Anderson, and M. Lisak, "Propagation properties of chirped soliton pulses in optical nonlinear Kerr media," Phys. Rev. E 65, 056602 (2002).

[CrossRef]

M. Desaix, D. Anderson, M. Lisak, and M. L. Quiroga-Teixeiro, "An approximation procedure for the Zakharov-Shabat scattering problem for real single-humped potentials," J. Phys. A 29, 2493-2498 (1996).

[CrossRef]

M. Desaix, D. Anderson, and M. Lisak, "Variational approach to the Zakharov-Shabat scattering problem," Phys. Rev. E 50, 2253-2256 (1994).

[CrossRef]

J. D. Ania-Castañón, T. J. Ellingham, R. Ibbotson, X. Chen, L. Zhang, and S. K. Turitsyn, "Ultralong Raman fiber lasers as virtually lossless optical media," Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 023902 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. D. Ania-Castañón and S. K. Turitsyn, "Analytical characterization of a quasi-lossless Raman-amplified fibre transmission scheme," in Lasers and Elctro-Optics Europe, Conference Digest for CLEO Europe 2005 (Optical Society of America, 2005), pp. CJ5-5-TUE.

K. J. Blow and D. Wood, "The evolution of solitons from non-transform limited pulses," Opt. Commun. 58, 349-354 (1986).

[CrossRef]

K. J. Blow and N. J. Doran, "The asymptotic dispersion of soliton pulses in lossy fibers," Opt. Commun. 52, 367-370 (1985).

[CrossRef]

M. Böhm and F. Mitschke, "Soliton-radiation beat analysis," Phys. Rev. E 73, 066615 (2006).

[CrossRef]

B. Dany, P. Brindel, E. Pincemin, D. Rouvillain, and O. Leclerc, "Recovered efficiency of filter control in dispersion-managed solitons for optical regeneration applications: analysis and experimental validation," Opt. Lett. 25, 793-795 (2000).

[CrossRef]

B. Dany, P. Brindel, O. Leclerc, and E. Desurvire, "Transoceanic 4 40 Gbit/s system combining dispersion-managed soliton transmission and new 'black-box' in-line optical regeneration," Electron. Lett. 35, 98-100 (1999).

[CrossRef]

J. C. Bronski and J. N. Kutz, "Numerical simulation of the semiclassical limits of the focusing nonlinear Schrodinger equation," Phys. Lett. A 254, 325-336 (1999).

[CrossRef]

D. Krylov, L. Leng, K. Bergman, J. C. Bronski, and J. N. Kutz, "Observation of the breakup of a prechirped N-soliton in an optical fiber," Opt. Lett. 24, 1191-1193 (1999).

[CrossRef]

J. C. Bronski, "Semiclassical eigenvalue distribution of the Zakharov-Shabat eigenvalue problem," Physica D 97, 376-397 (1996).

[CrossRef]

S. Burtsev, R. Camassa, and I. Timofeyev, "Numerical algorithms for the direct spectral transform with applications to nonlinear Schrodinger type systems," J. Comput. Phys. 147, 166-186 (1998).

[CrossRef]

S. Burtsev, R. Camassa, and I. Timofeyev, "Numerical algorithms for the direct spectral transform with applications to nonlinear Schrodinger type systems," J. Comput. Phys. 147, 166-186 (1998).

[CrossRef]

J. D. Ania-Castañón, T. J. Ellingham, R. Ibbotson, X. Chen, L. Zhang, and S. K. Turitsyn, "Ultralong Raman fiber lasers as virtually lossless optical media," Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 023902 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

B. Dany, P. Brindel, E. Pincemin, D. Rouvillain, and O. Leclerc, "Recovered efficiency of filter control in dispersion-managed solitons for optical regeneration applications: analysis and experimental validation," Opt. Lett. 25, 793-795 (2000).

[CrossRef]

B. Dany, P. Brindel, O. Leclerc, and E. Desurvire, "Transoceanic 4 40 Gbit/s system combining dispersion-managed soliton transmission and new 'black-box' in-line optical regeneration," Electron. Lett. 35, 98-100 (1999).

[CrossRef]

M. Desaix, D. Anderson, M. Lisak, and M. L. Quiroga-Teixeiro, "An approximation procedure for the Zakharov-Shabat scattering problem for real single-humped potentials," J. Phys. A 29, 2493-2498 (1996).

[CrossRef]

M. Desaix, D. Anderson, and M. Lisak, "Variational approach to the Zakharov-Shabat scattering problem," Phys. Rev. E 50, 2253-2256 (1994).

[CrossRef]

M. Desaux, L. Helczynski, D. Anderson, and M. Lisak, "Propagation properties of chirped soliton pulses in optical nonlinear Kerr media," Phys. Rev. E 65, 056602 (2002).

[CrossRef]

B. Dany, P. Brindel, O. Leclerc, and E. Desurvire, "Transoceanic 4 40 Gbit/s system combining dispersion-managed soliton transmission and new 'black-box' in-line optical regeneration," Electron. Lett. 35, 98-100 (1999).

[CrossRef]

E. M. Dianov, Z. S. Nikonova, and V. N. Serkin, "The effect of optical losses on pulse propagation dynamics in single-mode fiber waveguides," Kvantovaya Elektron. (Kiev) 13, 331-337 (1986) E. M. Dianov, Z. S. Nikonova, and V. N. Serkin,[Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 11, 219-222 (1986)].

K. J. Blow and N. J. Doran, "The asymptotic dispersion of soliton pulses in lossy fibers," Opt. Commun. 52, 367-370 (1985).

[CrossRef]

J. D. Ania-Castañón, T. J. Ellingham, R. Ibbotson, X. Chen, L. Zhang, and S. K. Turitsyn, "Ultralong Raman fiber lasers as virtually lossless optical media," Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 023902 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

L. F. Mollenauer, R. H. Stolen, and J. P. Gordon, "Experimental-observation of picosecond pulse narrowing and solitons in optical fibers," Phys. Rev. Lett. 45, 1095-1098 (1980).

[CrossRef]

A. Hasegawa and F. Tappert, "Transmission of stationary nonlinear optical pulses in dispersive dielectric fibres. I. Anomalous dispersion," Appl. Phys. Lett. 23, 142-144 (1973).

[CrossRef]

A. Hasegawa and Y. Kodama, Solitons in Optical Communications (Clarendon, 1995).

M. Desaux, L. Helczynski, D. Anderson, and M. Lisak, "Propagation properties of chirped soliton pulses in optical nonlinear Kerr media," Phys. Rev. E 65, 056602 (2002).

[CrossRef]

E. Iannone, F. Matera, A. Mecozzi, and M. Settembre, Nonlinear Optical Communication Networks (Wiley, 1998).

J. D. Ania-Castañón, T. J. Ellingham, R. Ibbotson, X. Chen, L. Zhang, and S. K. Turitsyn, "Ultralong Raman fiber lasers as virtually lossless optical media," Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 023902 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

W. L. Kath and N. F. Smyth, "Soliton evolution and radiation loss for the nonlinear Schrodinger equation," Phys. Rev. E 51, 1484-1492 (1995).

[CrossRef]

Y. S. Kivshar and B. A. Malomed, "Dynamics of solitons in nearly integrable systems," Rev. Mod. Phys. 61, 763-915 (1989).

[CrossRef]

Y. S. Kivshar, "On the soliton generation in optical fibers," J. Phys. A 22, 337-340 (1988).

[CrossRef]

Y. S. Kivshar, Nonlinear Physics Centre, Research School of Physical Sciences and Engineering, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 0200, Australia (personal communication, 2006).

A. Hasegawa and Y. Kodama, Solitons in Optical Communications (Clarendon, 1995).

L. J. Wang, A. Agarwal, Y. K. Su, and P. Kumar, "All-optical picosecond-pulse packet buffer based on four-wave mixing loading and intracavity soliton control," IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 614-619 (2002).

[CrossRef]

D. Krylov, L. Leng, K. Bergman, J. C. Bronski, and J. N. Kutz, "Observation of the breakup of a prechirped N-soliton in an optical fiber," Opt. Lett. 24, 1191-1193 (1999).

[CrossRef]

J. C. Bronski and J. N. Kutz, "Numerical simulation of the semiclassical limits of the focusing nonlinear Schrodinger equation," Phys. Lett. A 254, 325-336 (1999).

[CrossRef]

E. A. Kuznetsov, A. V. Mikhailov, and I. A. Shimokhin, "Nonlinear interaction of solitons and radiation," Physica D 87, 201-215 (1995).

[CrossRef]

B. Dany, P. Brindel, E. Pincemin, D. Rouvillain, and O. Leclerc, "Recovered efficiency of filter control in dispersion-managed solitons for optical regeneration applications: analysis and experimental validation," Opt. Lett. 25, 793-795 (2000).

[CrossRef]

B. Dany, P. Brindel, O. Leclerc, and E. Desurvire, "Transoceanic 4 40 Gbit/s system combining dispersion-managed soliton transmission and new 'black-box' in-line optical regeneration," Electron. Lett. 35, 98-100 (1999).

[CrossRef]

M. Desaux, L. Helczynski, D. Anderson, and M. Lisak, "Propagation properties of chirped soliton pulses in optical nonlinear Kerr media," Phys. Rev. E 65, 056602 (2002).

[CrossRef]

M. Desaix, D. Anderson, M. Lisak, and M. L. Quiroga-Teixeiro, "An approximation procedure for the Zakharov-Shabat scattering problem for real single-humped potentials," J. Phys. A 29, 2493-2498 (1996).

[CrossRef]

M. Desaix, D. Anderson, and M. Lisak, "Variational approach to the Zakharov-Shabat scattering problem," Phys. Rev. E 50, 2253-2256 (1994).

[CrossRef]

D. J. Kaup and B. A. Malomed, "Variational principle for the Zakharov-Shabat equations," Physica D 84, 319-328 (1995).

[CrossRef]

Y. S. Kivshar and B. A. Malomed, "Dynamics of solitons in nearly integrable systems," Rev. Mod. Phys. 61, 763-915 (1989).

[CrossRef]

E. Iannone, F. Matera, A. Mecozzi, and M. Settembre, Nonlinear Optical Communication Networks (Wiley, 1998).

A. I. Maumistov and Y. M. Sklyarov, "Influence of the regular phase modulation on formation of optical solitons," Kvantovaya Elektron. (Kiev) 14, 796-803 (1987) A. I. Maumistov and Y. M. Sklyarov,[Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 500-504 (1987)].

[CrossRef]

E. Iannone, F. Matera, A. Mecozzi, and M. Settembre, Nonlinear Optical Communication Networks (Wiley, 1998).

E. A. Kuznetsov, A. V. Mikhailov, and I. A. Shimokhin, "Nonlinear interaction of solitons and radiation," Physica D 87, 201-215 (1995).

[CrossRef]

M. Böhm and F. Mitschke, "Soliton-radiation beat analysis," Phys. Rev. E 73, 066615 (2006).

[CrossRef]

E. M. Dianov, Z. S. Nikonova, and V. N. Serkin, "The effect of optical losses on pulse propagation dynamics in single-mode fiber waveguides," Kvantovaya Elektron. (Kiev) 13, 331-337 (1986) E. M. Dianov, Z. S. Nikonova, and V. N. Serkin,[Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 11, 219-222 (1986)].

M. Desaix, D. Anderson, M. Lisak, and M. L. Quiroga-Teixeiro, "An approximation procedure for the Zakharov-Shabat scattering problem for real single-humped potentials," J. Phys. A 29, 2493-2498 (1996).

[CrossRef]

J. Satsuma and N. Yajima, "Initial value problems of one-dimensional self-modulation of nonlinear waves in dispersive media," Suppl. Prog. Theor. Phys. 55, 284-306 (1974).

[CrossRef]

E. M. Dianov, Z. S. Nikonova, and V. N. Serkin, "The effect of optical losses on pulse propagation dynamics in single-mode fiber waveguides," Kvantovaya Elektron. (Kiev) 13, 331-337 (1986) E. M. Dianov, Z. S. Nikonova, and V. N. Serkin,[Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 11, 219-222 (1986)].

E. Iannone, F. Matera, A. Mecozzi, and M. Settembre, Nonlinear Optical Communication Networks (Wiley, 1998).

V. E. Zakharov and A. B. Shabat, "Exact theory of 2-dimensional self-focusing and one-dimensional self-modulations of waves in nonlinear media," Sov. Phys. JETP 34, 62-69 (1972).

E. A. Kuznetsov, A. V. Mikhailov, and I. A. Shimokhin, "Nonlinear interaction of solitons and radiation," Physica D 87, 201-215 (1995).

[CrossRef]

A. I. Maumistov and Y. M. Sklyarov, "Influence of the regular phase modulation on formation of optical solitons," Kvantovaya Elektron. (Kiev) 14, 796-803 (1987) A. I. Maumistov and Y. M. Sklyarov,[Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 500-504 (1987)].

[CrossRef]

W. L. Kath and N. F. Smyth, "Soliton evolution and radiation loss for the nonlinear Schrodinger equation," Phys. Rev. E 51, 1484-1492 (1995).

[CrossRef]

L. F. Mollenauer, R. H. Stolen, and J. P. Gordon, "Experimental-observation of picosecond pulse narrowing and solitons in optical fibers," Phys. Rev. Lett. 45, 1095-1098 (1980).

[CrossRef]

L. J. Wang, A. Agarwal, Y. K. Su, and P. Kumar, "All-optical picosecond-pulse packet buffer based on four-wave mixing loading and intracavity soliton control," IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 614-619 (2002).

[CrossRef]

A. Hasegawa and F. Tappert, "Transmission of stationary nonlinear optical pulses in dispersive dielectric fibres. I. Anomalous dispersion," Appl. Phys. Lett. 23, 142-144 (1973).

[CrossRef]

S. Burtsev, R. Camassa, and I. Timofeyev, "Numerical algorithms for the direct spectral transform with applications to nonlinear Schrodinger type systems," J. Comput. Phys. 147, 166-186 (1998).

[CrossRef]

J. D. Ania-Castañón, T. J. Ellingham, R. Ibbotson, X. Chen, L. Zhang, and S. K. Turitsyn, "Ultralong Raman fiber lasers as virtually lossless optical media," Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 023902 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. D. Ania-Castañón and S. K. Turitsyn, "Analytical characterization of a quasi-lossless Raman-amplified fibre transmission scheme," in Lasers and Elctro-Optics Europe, Conference Digest for CLEO Europe 2005 (Optical Society of America, 2005), pp. CJ5-5-TUE.

L. J. Wang, A. Agarwal, Y. K. Su, and P. Kumar, "All-optical picosecond-pulse packet buffer based on four-wave mixing loading and intracavity soliton control," IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 614-619 (2002).

[CrossRef]

K. J. Blow and D. Wood, "The evolution of solitons from non-transform limited pulses," Opt. Commun. 58, 349-354 (1986).

[CrossRef]

J. Satsuma and N. Yajima, "Initial value problems of one-dimensional self-modulation of nonlinear waves in dispersive media," Suppl. Prog. Theor. Phys. 55, 284-306 (1974).

[CrossRef]

V. E. Zakharov and A. B. Shabat, "Exact theory of 2-dimensional self-focusing and one-dimensional self-modulations of waves in nonlinear media," Sov. Phys. JETP 34, 62-69 (1972).

J. D. Ania-Castañón, T. J. Ellingham, R. Ibbotson, X. Chen, L. Zhang, and S. K. Turitsyn, "Ultralong Raman fiber lasers as virtually lossless optical media," Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 023902 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Hasegawa and F. Tappert, "Transmission of stationary nonlinear optical pulses in dispersive dielectric fibres. I. Anomalous dispersion," Appl. Phys. Lett. 23, 142-144 (1973).

[CrossRef]

B. Dany, P. Brindel, O. Leclerc, and E. Desurvire, "Transoceanic 4 40 Gbit/s system combining dispersion-managed soliton transmission and new 'black-box' in-line optical regeneration," Electron. Lett. 35, 98-100 (1999).

[CrossRef]

L. J. Wang, A. Agarwal, Y. K. Su, and P. Kumar, "All-optical picosecond-pulse packet buffer based on four-wave mixing loading and intracavity soliton control," IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 614-619 (2002).

[CrossRef]

S. Burtsev, R. Camassa, and I. Timofeyev, "Numerical algorithms for the direct spectral transform with applications to nonlinear Schrodinger type systems," J. Comput. Phys. 147, 166-186 (1998).

[CrossRef]

Y. S. Kivshar, "On the soliton generation in optical fibers," J. Phys. A 22, 337-340 (1988).

[CrossRef]

M. Desaix, D. Anderson, M. Lisak, and M. L. Quiroga-Teixeiro, "An approximation procedure for the Zakharov-Shabat scattering problem for real single-humped potentials," J. Phys. A 29, 2493-2498 (1996).

[CrossRef]

A. I. Maumistov and Y. M. Sklyarov, "Influence of the regular phase modulation on formation of optical solitons," Kvantovaya Elektron. (Kiev) 14, 796-803 (1987) A. I. Maumistov and Y. M. Sklyarov,[Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 500-504 (1987)].

[CrossRef]

E. M. Dianov, Z. S. Nikonova, and V. N. Serkin, "The effect of optical losses on pulse propagation dynamics in single-mode fiber waveguides," Kvantovaya Elektron. (Kiev) 13, 331-337 (1986) E. M. Dianov, Z. S. Nikonova, and V. N. Serkin,[Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 11, 219-222 (1986)].

K. J. Blow and N. J. Doran, "The asymptotic dispersion of soliton pulses in lossy fibers," Opt. Commun. 52, 367-370 (1985).

[CrossRef]

K. J. Blow and D. Wood, "The evolution of solitons from non-transform limited pulses," Opt. Commun. 58, 349-354 (1986).

[CrossRef]

D. Krylov, L. Leng, K. Bergman, J. C. Bronski, and J. N. Kutz, "Observation of the breakup of a prechirped N-soliton in an optical fiber," Opt. Lett. 24, 1191-1193 (1999).

[CrossRef]

B. Dany, P. Brindel, E. Pincemin, D. Rouvillain, and O. Leclerc, "Recovered efficiency of filter control in dispersion-managed solitons for optical regeneration applications: analysis and experimental validation," Opt. Lett. 25, 793-795 (2000).

[CrossRef]

L. F. Mollenauer and K. Smith, "Demonstration of soliton transmission over more than 4000-km in fiber with loss periodically compensated by Raman gain," Opt. Lett. 13, 675-677 (1988).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. C. Bronski and J. N. Kutz, "Numerical simulation of the semiclassical limits of the focusing nonlinear Schrodinger equation," Phys. Lett. A 254, 325-336 (1999).

[CrossRef]

D. Burak, "Steering of bright-soliton pairs excited by symmetrical and real initial profiles," Phys. Rev. A 52, 4054-4058 (1995).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Desaix, D. Anderson, and M. Lisak, "Variational approach to the Zakharov-Shabat scattering problem," Phys. Rev. E 50, 2253-2256 (1994).

[CrossRef]

M. Desaux, L. Helczynski, D. Anderson, and M. Lisak, "Propagation properties of chirped soliton pulses in optical nonlinear Kerr media," Phys. Rev. E 65, 056602 (2002).

[CrossRef]

W. L. Kath and N. F. Smyth, "Soliton evolution and radiation loss for the nonlinear Schrodinger equation," Phys. Rev. E 51, 1484-1492 (1995).

[CrossRef]

M. Böhm and F. Mitschke, "Soliton-radiation beat analysis," Phys. Rev. E 73, 066615 (2006).

[CrossRef]

J. D. Ania-Castañón, T. J. Ellingham, R. Ibbotson, X. Chen, L. Zhang, and S. K. Turitsyn, "Ultralong Raman fiber lasers as virtually lossless optical media," Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 023902 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

L. F. Mollenauer, R. H. Stolen, and J. P. Gordon, "Experimental-observation of picosecond pulse narrowing and solitons in optical fibers," Phys. Rev. Lett. 45, 1095-1098 (1980).

[CrossRef]

E. A. Kuznetsov, A. V. Mikhailov, and I. A. Shimokhin, "Nonlinear interaction of solitons and radiation," Physica D 87, 201-215 (1995).

[CrossRef]

D. J. Kaup and B. A. Malomed, "Variational principle for the Zakharov-Shabat equations," Physica D 84, 319-328 (1995).

[CrossRef]

J. C. Bronski, "Semiclassical eigenvalue distribution of the Zakharov-Shabat eigenvalue problem," Physica D 97, 376-397 (1996).

[CrossRef]

Y. S. Kivshar and B. A. Malomed, "Dynamics of solitons in nearly integrable systems," Rev. Mod. Phys. 61, 763-915 (1989).

[CrossRef]

V. E. Zakharov and A. B. Shabat, "Exact theory of 2-dimensional self-focusing and one-dimensional self-modulations of waves in nonlinear media," Sov. Phys. JETP 34, 62-69 (1972).

J. Satsuma and N. Yajima, "Initial value problems of one-dimensional self-modulation of nonlinear waves in dispersive media," Suppl. Prog. Theor. Phys. 55, 284-306 (1974).

[CrossRef]

Y. S. Kivshar, Nonlinear Physics Centre, Research School of Physical Sciences and Engineering, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 0200, Australia (personal communication, 2006).

J. D. Ania-Castañón and S. K. Turitsyn, "Analytical characterization of a quasi-lossless Raman-amplified fibre transmission scheme," in Lasers and Elctro-Optics Europe, Conference Digest for CLEO Europe 2005 (Optical Society of America, 2005), pp. CJ5-5-TUE.

G. Agrawal, Nonlinear Fiber Optics (Academic, 2001).

A. Hasegawa and Y. Kodama, Solitons in Optical Communications (Clarendon, 1995).

E. Iannone, F. Matera, A. Mecozzi, and M. Settembre, Nonlinear Optical Communication Networks (Wiley, 1998).