Noise-induced traveling Nozaki-Bekki holes and vortices in experimental drifting patterns

M. G. Clerc, S. Coulibaly, F. del Campo, MONICA AMPARO GARCIA ÑUSTES, Eric Louvergneaux, Mario Wilson

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We show that, in drifting systems, noise is responsible for inducing permanent traveling phase singularities by generating specific initial conditions. Experimentally, these defects are evidenced in a Kerr medium submitted to a tilted optical feedback.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSpecialty Optical Fibers, SOF 2014
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
StatePublished - 21 Jul 2014
EventSpecialty Optical Fibers, SOF 2014 - Barcelona, Spain
Duration: 27 Jul 201431 Jul 2014

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NameSpecialty Optical Fibers, SOF 2014


ConferenceSpecialty Optical Fibers, SOF 2014


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