Dark optical solitons in saturable nonlinear media. Academic Article uri icon


  • We consider the propagation of dark spatial solitons in a saturable self-defocusing medium. An exact analytical solution to the propagation equation is presented, and its properties are discussed. 1993 Optical Society of America.

published proceedings

  • Opt Lett

author list (cited authors)

  • Krolikowski, W., & Luther-Davies, B.

citation count

  • 49

complete list of authors

  • Krolikowski, W||Luther-Davies, B

publication date

  • February 1993