Magnetic field effects and landau solitons in strained photonic graphene

Mikael C. Rechtsman, Alexander Szameit, Mordechai Segev

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Abstract

We show that strain can induce large magnetic field effects in "photonic graphene" (honeycomb photonic lattices) without time-reversal symmetry-breaking. Consequently, we predict solitons bifurcating from Landau levels, and discuss how to observe them experimentally.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2011
StatePublished - 2011
EventQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2011 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: May 1 2011May 6 2011

Other

OtherQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2011
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period5/1/115/6/11

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Optical lattices
Magnetic field effects
Solitons
Photonics
Graphene
graphene
solitary waves
photonics
magnetic fields
broken symmetry

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Rechtsman, M. C., Szameit, A., & Segev, M. (2011). Magnetic field effects and landau solitons in strained photonic graphene. In Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2011
Rechtsman, Mikael C. ; Szameit, Alexander ; Segev, Mordechai. / Magnetic field effects and landau solitons in strained photonic graphene. Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2011. 2011.
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Rechtsman, MC, Szameit, A & Segev, M 2011, Magnetic field effects and landau solitons in strained photonic graphene. in Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2011. Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2011, Baltimore, MD, United States, 5/1/11.

Magnetic field effects and landau solitons in strained photonic graphene. / Rechtsman, Mikael C.; Szameit, Alexander; Segev, Mordechai.

Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2011. 2011.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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