Analytical theory of dark nonlocal solitons. Academic Article uri icon


  • We investigate properties of dark solitons in nonlocal materials with an arbitrary degree of nonlocality. We employ the variational technique and describe dark solitons, for the first time to our knowledge, in the whole range of degree of nonlocality.

author list (cited authors)

  • Kong, Q., Wang, Q. i., Bang, O., & Krolikowski, W.

citation count

  • 42

publication date

  • July 2010