Discrete Nematicons

Andrea Fratalocchi, Gaetano Assanto, Kasia A. Brzdkiewicz, Mirek A. Karpierz

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We investigate discrete propagation of light in a voltage-tunable liquid crystal array of waveguides. This geometry, in conjunction with a reorientational response, allows to study discrete optical phenomena and solitons in nematic liquid crystals.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationNonlinear Guided Waves and Their Applications, NLGW 2004
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)1557527687
StatePublished - 2004
EventNonlinear Guided Waves and Their Applications, NLGW 2004 - Toronto, Canada
Duration: Mar 28 2004Mar 31 2004

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceNonlinear Guided Waves and Their Applications, NLGW 2004

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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