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1st Edition

Optical Multi-Bound Solitons

ISBN 9781138749627
Published July 26, 2017 by CRC Press

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Book Description

Optical Multi-Bound Solitons describes the generation and transmission of multi-bound solitons with the potential to form the basis of the temporal coding of optical data packets for next-generation nonlinear optical systems. The book deals with nonlinear systems in terms of their fundamental principles, associated phenomena, and signal processing applications in contemporary optical systems for communications and laser systems, with a touch of mathematical representation of nonlinear equations to offer insight into the nonlinear dynamics at different phases. The text not only delineates the strong background physics of such systems but also:

  • Discusses the phase evolution of the optical carriers under the soliton envelopes for the generation of multi-bound solitons
  • Explains the generation of multi-bound solitons through optical fibers
  • Examines new types of multi-bound solitons in passive and active optical resonators
  • Conducts bi-spectral analyses of multi-bound solitons to identify the phase and power amplitude distribution property of bound solitons
  • Presents experimental techniques for the effective generation of bound solitons

Optical Multi-Bound Solitons provides extensive coverage of multi-bound solitons from the dynamics of their formation to their transmission over guided optical media. Appendices are included to supplement a number of essential definitions, mathematical representations, and derivations, making this book an ideal theoretical reference text as well as a practical professional guidebook.

Table of Contents

Introduction. Generations of Solitons in Optical Fiber Ring Resonators. Multi-Bound Solitons: Fundamentals and Generations. Multi-Bound Solitons under Carrier Phase Modulation. Bound-Soliton Bispectra and Nonlinear Photonic Signal Processing. Solitons and Multi-Bound Solitons in Passive Mode-Locked Fiber Lasers. Multirate Multiplication Soliton Fiber Ring and Nonlinear Loop Lasers. Optical Multisoliton Transmission. Concluding Remarks. Appendices.

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Le Nguyen Binh holds a B.Eng (Hons) and Ph.D from the University of Western Australia. He is currently a technical director at Huawei’s European Research Centre in Munich, Germany, and has been awarded three Huawei Technologies Gold Medals for his work on advanced optical communication technologies. He was previously the chair of Commission D (Electronics and Photonics) of the National Committee for Radio Sciences of the Australian Academy of Sciences, and a professorial fellow at Nanyang Technological University, Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, and various Australian universities. Widely published, Dr. Binh is the series editor of Photonics and Optics for CRC Press.


"The author gives a very clear and useful description of nonlinear systems in terms of their fundamental principles, associated phenomena and signal processing applications for communications and laser systems. The book is a valuable addition to the field’s literature and complements other existing works. I would recommend this book especially to young researchers—they can learn about scientific results along with applications in optical communications. It also provides insight into developing original strategies when working with the difficult mathematical problems arising in chaos and solitons in complex systems."
Optics & Photonics News, February 2016