Abstract

We show that physically realistic solutions for nonlinear TM waves guided by thin dielectric films are obtained in the uniaxial approximation for a dielectric constant proportional to the square of the normal-field component and not of the parallel-field component as assumed previously.

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  1. N. N. Akhmediev, Sov. Phys. JETP 56, 299 (1982).
  2. A. A. Maradudin, in Proceedings of the Second International School on Condensed Matter Physics (World Scientific, Singapore, 1983).
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    [CrossRef]
  4. F. Lederer, U. Langbein, H.-E. Ponath, Appl. Phys. B 31, 69 (1983).
    [CrossRef]
  5. A. D. Boardman, P. Egan, J. Phys. (Paris) C5, 291 (1984).
  6. V. K. Fedyanin, D. Mihalache, Z. Phys. B 47, 167 (1982).
    [CrossRef]
  7. F. Lederer, U. Langbein, H.-E. Ponath, Appl. Phys. B 31, 187 (1983).
    [CrossRef]
  8. D. Mihalache, R. G. Nazmitdinov, Phys. Scr. 29, 269 (1984).
    [CrossRef]
  9. G. I. Stegeman, C. T. Seaton, J. Chilwell, S. D. Smith, Appl. Phys. Lett. 44, 830 (1984).
    [CrossRef]
  10. A. E. Kaplan, Sov. Phys. JETP 45, 896 (1977).
  11. G. I. Stegeman, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. QE-18, 1610 (1982).
    [CrossRef]

1984 (3)

A. D. Boardman, P. Egan, J. Phys. (Paris) C5, 291 (1984).

D. Mihalache, R. G. Nazmitdinov, Phys. Scr. 29, 269 (1984).
[CrossRef]

G. I. Stegeman, C. T. Seaton, J. Chilwell, S. D. Smith, Appl. Phys. Lett. 44, 830 (1984).
[CrossRef]

1983 (3)

F. Lederer, U. Langbein, H.-E. Ponath, Appl. Phys. B 31, 187 (1983).
[CrossRef]

D. J. Robbins, Opt. Commun. 47, 309 (1983).
[CrossRef]

F. Lederer, U. Langbein, H.-E. Ponath, Appl. Phys. B 31, 69 (1983).
[CrossRef]

1982 (3)

V. K. Fedyanin, D. Mihalache, Z. Phys. B 47, 167 (1982).
[CrossRef]

N. N. Akhmediev, Sov. Phys. JETP 56, 299 (1982).

G. I. Stegeman, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. QE-18, 1610 (1982).
[CrossRef]

1977 (1)

A. E. Kaplan, Sov. Phys. JETP 45, 896 (1977).

Akhmediev, N. N.

N. N. Akhmediev, Sov. Phys. JETP 56, 299 (1982).

Boardman, A. D.

A. D. Boardman, P. Egan, J. Phys. (Paris) C5, 291 (1984).

Chilwell, J.

G. I. Stegeman, C. T. Seaton, J. Chilwell, S. D. Smith, Appl. Phys. Lett. 44, 830 (1984).
[CrossRef]

Egan, P.

A. D. Boardman, P. Egan, J. Phys. (Paris) C5, 291 (1984).

Fedyanin, V. K.

V. K. Fedyanin, D. Mihalache, Z. Phys. B 47, 167 (1982).
[CrossRef]

Kaplan, A. E.

A. E. Kaplan, Sov. Phys. JETP 45, 896 (1977).

Langbein, U.

F. Lederer, U. Langbein, H.-E. Ponath, Appl. Phys. B 31, 69 (1983).
[CrossRef]

F. Lederer, U. Langbein, H.-E. Ponath, Appl. Phys. B 31, 187 (1983).
[CrossRef]

Lederer, F.

F. Lederer, U. Langbein, H.-E. Ponath, Appl. Phys. B 31, 69 (1983).
[CrossRef]

F. Lederer, U. Langbein, H.-E. Ponath, Appl. Phys. B 31, 187 (1983).
[CrossRef]

Maradudin, A. A.

A. A. Maradudin, in Proceedings of the Second International School on Condensed Matter Physics (World Scientific, Singapore, 1983).

Mihalache, D.

D. Mihalache, R. G. Nazmitdinov, Phys. Scr. 29, 269 (1984).
[CrossRef]

V. K. Fedyanin, D. Mihalache, Z. Phys. B 47, 167 (1982).
[CrossRef]

Nazmitdinov, R. G.

D. Mihalache, R. G. Nazmitdinov, Phys. Scr. 29, 269 (1984).
[CrossRef]

Ponath, H.-E.

F. Lederer, U. Langbein, H.-E. Ponath, Appl. Phys. B 31, 187 (1983).
[CrossRef]

F. Lederer, U. Langbein, H.-E. Ponath, Appl. Phys. B 31, 69 (1983).
[CrossRef]

Robbins, D. J.

D. J. Robbins, Opt. Commun. 47, 309 (1983).
[CrossRef]

Seaton, C. T.

G. I. Stegeman, C. T. Seaton, J. Chilwell, S. D. Smith, Appl. Phys. Lett. 44, 830 (1984).
[CrossRef]

Smith, S. D.

G. I. Stegeman, C. T. Seaton, J. Chilwell, S. D. Smith, Appl. Phys. Lett. 44, 830 (1984).
[CrossRef]

Stegeman, G. I.

G. I. Stegeman, C. T. Seaton, J. Chilwell, S. D. Smith, Appl. Phys. Lett. 44, 830 (1984).
[CrossRef]

G. I. Stegeman, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. QE-18, 1610 (1982).
[CrossRef]

Appl. Phys. B (2)

F. Lederer, U. Langbein, H.-E. Ponath, Appl. Phys. B 31, 69 (1983).
[CrossRef]

F. Lederer, U. Langbein, H.-E. Ponath, Appl. Phys. B 31, 187 (1983).
[CrossRef]

Appl. Phys. Lett. (1)

G. I. Stegeman, C. T. Seaton, J. Chilwell, S. D. Smith, Appl. Phys. Lett. 44, 830 (1984).
[CrossRef]

IEEE J. Quantum Electron. (1)

G. I. Stegeman, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. QE-18, 1610 (1982).
[CrossRef]

J. Phys. (Paris) (1)

A. D. Boardman, P. Egan, J. Phys. (Paris) C5, 291 (1984).

Opt. Commun. (1)

D. J. Robbins, Opt. Commun. 47, 309 (1983).
[CrossRef]

Phys. Scr. (1)

D. Mihalache, R. G. Nazmitdinov, Phys. Scr. 29, 269 (1984).
[CrossRef]

Sov. Phys. JETP (2)

A. E. Kaplan, Sov. Phys. JETP 45, 896 (1977).

N. N. Akhmediev, Sov. Phys. JETP 56, 299 (1982).

Z. Phys. B (1)

V. K. Fedyanin, D. Mihalache, Z. Phys. B 47, 167 (1982).
[CrossRef]

Other (1)

A. A. Maradudin, in Proceedings of the Second International School on Condensed Matter Physics (World Scientific, Singapore, 1983).

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E y = ½ E y ( z ) exp [ i ( ω t β k 0 x ) ] + c . c . ,
2 z 2 E y ( z ) q 2 k 0 2 E y ( z ) + α 1 k 0 2 E y ( z ) 3 = 0 ,
E y ( z ) = ( 2 α 1 ) 1 / 2 q cosh [ q k 0 ( z 1 z ) ] ,
E y ( z ) = ( 2 | α 1 | ) 1 / 2 q sinh [ q k 0 ( z 1 z ) ]
2 z 2 E x ( z ) q 2 k 0 2 E x ( z ) q 2 k 0 2 1 α 1 E x ( z ) 3 = 0 .
| E x ( z ) | 2 | E z ( z ) | 2 ( β 2 ) β 2 < 2 Δ n sat n f < 0.1 ,
2 z 2 H y ( z ) q 2 k 0 2 H y ( z ) + β 4 c 2 0 2 z 3 α 1 H y ( z ) 3 = 0 .

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