We report the recent observation of nonlinear-optical phenomena occurring in isotropic liquid-crystal-cored optical fibers, including passive all-optical self-limiting effects, stimulated backscattering, and phase conjugation. These processes occur at relatively low thresholds and short fiber lengths.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|State||Published - Apr 15 1994|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics