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S. Ashihara, T. Shimura, K. Kuroda, N. Yu, S. Kurimura, K. Kitamura, M. Cha, and T. Taira, “Optical pulse compression using cascaded quadratic nonlinearities in periodically poled lithium niobate,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 84, 1055–1058 (2004).

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M. Bache, O. Bang, J. Moses, and F. Wise, “Nonlocal explanation of stationary and nonstationary regimes in cascaded soliton pulse compression,” Opt. Lett. 32, 2490–2492 (2007).

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J. Moses and F. Wise, “Soliton compression in quadratic media: high-energy few-cycle pulses with a frequency-doubling crystal,” Opt. Lett. 31, 1881–1883 (2006).

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R. DeSalvo, D. Hagan, M. Sheik-Bahae, G. Stegeman, E. Van Stryland, and H. Vanherzeele, “Self-focusing and self-defocusing by cascaded second-order effects in KTP,” Opt. Lett. 17, 28–30 (1992).

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S. Ashihara, T. Shimura, K. Kuroda, N. Yu, S. Kurimura, K. Kitamura, M. Cha, and T. Taira, “Optical pulse compression using cascaded quadratic nonlinearities in periodically poled lithium niobate,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 84, 1055–1058 (2004).

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S. Ashihara, J. Nishina, T. Shimura, and K. Kuroda, “Soliton compression of femtosecond pulses in quadratic media,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 19, 2505–2510 (2002).

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S. Ashihara, T. Shimura, K. Kuroda, N. Yu, S. Kurimura, K. Kitamura, M. Cha, and T. Taira, “Optical pulse compression using cascaded quadratic nonlinearities in periodically poled lithium niobate,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 84, 1055–1058 (2004).

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[CrossRef]

M. Kolesik, P. Townsend, and J. Moloney, “Theory and simulation of ultrafast intense pulse propagation in extended media,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 18, 494–506(2012).

[CrossRef]

G. Valiulis, V. Jukna, O. Jedrkiewicz, M. Clerici, E. Rubino, and P. DiTrapani, “Propagation dynamics and x-pulse formation in phase-mismatched second-harmonic generation,” Phys. Rev. A 83, 043834 (2011).

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M. Sundheimer, C. Bosshard, E. Van Stryland, G. Stegeman, and J. Bierlein, “Large nonlinear phase modulation in quasi-phase-matched KTP waveguides as a result of cascaded second-order processes,” Opt. Lett. 18, 1397–1399 (1993).

[CrossRef]

R. DeSalvo, D. Hagan, M. Sheik-Bahae, G. Stegeman, E. Van Stryland, and H. Vanherzeele, “Self-focusing and self-defocusing by cascaded second-order effects in KTP,” Opt. Lett. 17, 28–30 (1992).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

M. Bache and F. Wise, “Type-I cascaded quadratic soliton compression in lithium niobate: compressing femtosecond pulses from high-power fiber lasers,” Phys. Rev. A 81, 053815 (2010).

[CrossRef]

M. Bache, O. Bang, W. Krolikowski, J. Moses, and F. Wise, “Limits to compression with cascaded quadratic soliton compressors,” Opt. Express 16, 3273–3287 (2008).

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M. Bache, O. Bang, J. Moses, and F. Wise, “Nonlocal explanation of stationary and nonstationary regimes in cascaded soliton pulse compression,” Opt. Lett. 32, 2490–2492 (2007).

[CrossRef]

M. Bache, J. Moses, and F. Wise, “Scaling laws for soliton pulse compression by cascaded quadratic nonlinearities,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 24, 2752–2762 (2007).

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J. Moses and F. Wise, “Controllable self-steepening of ultrashort pulses in quadratic nonlinear media,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 97, 73903 (2006).

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J. Moses and F. Wise, “Soliton compression in quadratic media: high-energy few-cycle pulses with a frequency-doubling crystal,” Opt. Lett. 31, 1881–1883 (2006).

[CrossRef]

F. Ilday, K. Beckwitt, Y. Chen, H. Lim, and F. Wise, “Controllable Raman-like nonlinearities from nonstationary, cascaded quadratic processes,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 21, 376–383 (2004).

[CrossRef]

S. Ashihara, T. Shimura, K. Kuroda, N. Yu, S. Kurimura, K. Kitamura, M. Cha, and T. Taira, “Optical pulse compression using cascaded quadratic nonlinearities in periodically poled lithium niobate,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 84, 1055–1058 (2004).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

M. Bache, H. Guo, B. Zhou, and X. Zeng, “The anisotropic Kerr nonlinear refractive index of ?-BaB2O4,” arXiv:1209.3158 [physics.optics], (2012).

S. Ashihara, T. Shimura, K. Kuroda, N. Yu, S. Kurimura, K. Kitamura, M. Cha, and T. Taira, “Optical pulse compression using cascaded quadratic nonlinearities in periodically poled lithium niobate,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 84, 1055–1058 (2004).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

M. Kolesik, P. Townsend, and J. Moloney, “Theory and simulation of ultrafast intense pulse propagation in extended media,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 18, 494–506(2012).

[CrossRef]

M. Bache, J. Moses, and F. Wise, “Scaling laws for soliton pulse compression by cascaded quadratic nonlinearities,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 24, 2752–2762 (2007).

[CrossRef]

F. Ilday, K. Beckwitt, Y. Chen, H. Lim, and F. Wise, “Controllable Raman-like nonlinearities from nonstationary, cascaded quadratic processes,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 21, 376–383 (2004).

[CrossRef]

C. Menyuk, R. Schiek, and L. Torner, “Solitary waves due to ?(2):?(2) cascading,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 11, 2434–2443 (1994).

[CrossRef]

S. Ashihara, J. Nishina, T. Shimura, and K. Kuroda, “Soliton compression of femtosecond pulses in quadratic media,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 19, 2505–2510 (2002).

[CrossRef]

M. Conforti, F. Baronio, and C. De Angelis, “Modelling of broadband and single cycle phenomena in anisotropic quadratic crystals,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 28, 1231–1237 (2011).

[CrossRef]

P. Banks, M. Feit, and M. Perry, “High-intensity third-harmonic generation,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 19, 102–118 (2002).

[CrossRef]

P. Ney, M. Fontana, A. Maillard, and K. Polgar, “Assignment of the Raman lines in single crystal barium metaborate,” J. Phys. Condens. Matter 10, 673–681 (1998).

[CrossRef]

C. Phillips, C. Langrock, J. Pelc, M. Fejer, I. Hartl, and M. Fermann, “Supercontinuum generation in quasi-phasematched waveguides,” Opt. Express 19, 18754–18773 (2011).

[CrossRef]

M. Bache, O. Bang, W. Krolikowski, J. Moses, and F. Wise, “Limits to compression with cascaded quadratic soliton compressors,” Opt. Express 16, 3273–3287 (2008).

[CrossRef]

M. Bache, O. Bang, J. Moses, and F. Wise, “Nonlocal explanation of stationary and nonstationary regimes in cascaded soliton pulse compression,” Opt. Lett. 32, 2490–2492 (2007).

[CrossRef]

J. Moses and F. Wise, “Soliton compression in quadratic media: high-energy few-cycle pulses with a frequency-doubling crystal,” Opt. Lett. 31, 1881–1883 (2006).

[CrossRef]

M. Arbore, O. Marco, and M. Fejer, “Pulse compression during second-harmonic generation in aperiodic quasi-phase-matching gratings,” Opt. Lett. 22, 865–867 (1997).

[CrossRef]

T. Kartalo?lu, K. Köprülü, O. Aytür, M. Sundheimer, and W. Risk, “Femtosecond optical parametric oscillator based on periodically poled KTiOPO4,” Opt. Lett. 23, 61–63 (1998).

[CrossRef]

M. Sundheimer, C. Bosshard, E. Van Stryland, G. Stegeman, and J. Bierlein, “Large nonlinear phase modulation in quasi-phase-matched KTP waveguides as a result of cascaded second-order processes,” Opt. Lett. 18, 1397–1399 (1993).

[CrossRef]

M. Bache, F. Eilenberger, and S. Minardi, “Higher-order Kerr effect and harmonic cascading in gases,” Opt. Lett. 37, 4612–4614 (2012).

[CrossRef]

R. DeSalvo, D. Hagan, M. Sheik-Bahae, G. Stegeman, E. Van Stryland, and H. Vanherzeele, “Self-focusing and self-defocusing by cascaded second-order effects in KTP,” Opt. Lett. 17, 28–30 (1992).

[CrossRef]

G. Stegeman, D. Hagan, and L. Torner, “?(2) cascading phenomena and their applications to all-optical signal processing, mode-locking, pulse compression and solitons,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 28, 1691–1740 (1996).

[CrossRef]

M. Bache and F. Wise, “Type-I cascaded quadratic soliton compression in lithium niobate: compressing femtosecond pulses from high-power fiber lasers,” Phys. Rev. A 81, 053815 (2010).

[CrossRef]

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