By Prof. Dr. Cornelia Denz, Dr. Michael Schwab, Dr. Carsten Weilnau (auth.)
The booklet offers an outline of tangible advancements in nonlinear photorefractive optics and is meant for scientists operating within the box of optics or nonlinear physics. it's intended as an advent to genuine intriguing discoveries during this region, with precise emphasize on transverse results akin to spatial soliton formation and interplay, spontaneous trend formation, and trend pageant in lively suggestions platforms. In a lot of these parts, diversified elements of power purposes, akin to wave guiding in adaptive photorefractive solitons and strategies for trend regulate for info processing, are defined. Experimental realizations display the range of photorefractive styles, and diversified two-dimensional simulations end up the experimental observations.