Abstract

We investigate the influence of second-order coupling in femtosecond-laser-written zigzag waveguide arrays, where the ratio Δ between second- and first-order coupling constants is adjusted from Δ=0.0 to Δ=2.8. Propagation patterns are observed directly via color center fluorescence.

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