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K. Yagasaki, I. M. Merhasin, B. A. Malomed, T. Wagenknecht, and A. R. Champneys, “Gap solitons in Bragg gratings with a harmonic superlattice,” Europhys. Lett. 74, 1006-1012 (2006).

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N. C. Panoiu, R. M. Osgood, and B. A. Malomed, “Semi-discrete composite solitons in arrays of quadratically nonlinear waveguides,” Opt. Lett. 31, 1097-1099 (2006).

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[PubMed]

G. Bartal, O. Cohen, T. Schwartz, O. Manela, B. Freedman, M. Segev, H. Buljan, and N. K. Efremidis, “Spatial photonics in nonlinear waveguide arrays,” Opt. Express 13, 1780-1796 (2005).

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W. C. K. Mak, B. A. Malomed, and P. L. Chu, “Interaction of a soliton with a localized gain in a fiber Bragg grating,” Phys. Rev. E 67, 026608 (2003).

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J. W. Fleischer, T. Carmon, M. Segev, N. K. Efremidis, and D. N. Christodoulides, “Observation of discrete solitons in optically induced real time waveguide arrays,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 90, 023902 (2003).

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[CrossRef]

A. De Rossi, C. Conti, and S. Trillo, “Stability, multistability, and wobbling of optical gap solitons,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 85-88 (1998).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

W. C. K. Mak, B. A. Malomed, and P. L. Chu, “Slowdown and splitting of gap solitons in apodized Bragg Gratings,” J. Mod. Opt. 51, 2141-2158 (2004).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

W. C. K. Mak, B. A. Malomed, and P. L. Chu, “Interaction of a soliton with a local defect in a fiber Bragg grating,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 20, 725-735 (2003).

[CrossRef]

N. M. Litchinitser, B. J. Eggleton, C. M. de Sterke, A. B. Aceves, and G. P. Agrawal, “Interaction of Bragg solitons in fiber gratings,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 16, 18-23 (1999).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]
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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]
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[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

N. C. Panoiu, R. M. Osgood, and B. A. Malomed, “Semi-discrete composite solitons in arrays of quadratically nonlinear waveguides,” Opt. Lett. 31, 1097-1099 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

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[CrossRef]

A. A. Sukhorukov and Yu. S. Kivshar, “Discrete gap solitons in modulated waveguide arrays,” Opt. Lett. 27, 2112-2114 (2002).

[CrossRef]

D. R. Neill and J. Atai, “Collision dynamics of gap solitons in Kerr media,” Phys. Lett. A 353, 416-421 (2006).

[CrossRef]

J. Atai and B. A. Malomed, “Spatial solitons in a medium composed of self-focusing and self-defocusing layers,” Phys. Lett. A 298, 140-148 (2002).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

W. C. K. Mak, B. A. Malomed, and P. L. Chu, “Formation of a standing-light pulse through collision of gap solitons,” Phys. Rev. E 68, 026609 (2003).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

W. Li and A. Smerzi, Phys. Rev. E 70, 016605 (2004).

[CrossRef]

I. M. Merhasin, B. V. Gisin, R. Driben, and B. A. Malomed, “Finite-band solitons in the Kronig-Penney model with the cubic-quintic nonlinearity,” Phys. Rev. E 71, 016613 (2005).

[CrossRef]

W. C. K. Mak, B. A. Malomed, and P. L. Chu, “Interaction of a soliton with a localized gain in a fiber Bragg grating,” Phys. Rev. E 67, 026608 (2003).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

I. E. Papacharalampous, P. G. Kevrekidis, B. A. Malomed, and D. J. Frantzeskakis, “Soliton collisions in the discrete nonlinear Schrödinger equation,” Phys. Rev. E 68, 046604 (2003).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

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[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

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[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

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[CrossRef]
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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

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[CrossRef]
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[CrossRef]
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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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