TY - CHAP A1 - Jing Huang ED1 - Boris I. Lembrikov Y1 - 2019-02-06 PY - 2019 T1 - Nonlinear Schrödinger Equation N2 - Nonlinear optics is a rapidly developing field of modern physics. Nonlinear optical phenomena such as self-focusing, self-phase modulation, soliton formation and propagation, higher harmonic generation, different types of stimulated light scattering, and four-wave mixing have attracted interest from the fundamental point of view of the investigation of light/matter interaction, and as a basis for applications in contemporary optical communications and optical signal processing. Nonlinear Optics - Novel Results in Theory and Applications contains novel results concerning the mathematical methods of nonlinear optical phenomena analysis, soliton formation and propagation in optical fibers, and peculiarities of nonlinear optical phenomena in micro- and nanostructures. The book may be interesting for researchers and engineers interested in nonlinear optics, lasers, and optical communications. BT - Nonlinear Optics SP - Ch. 2 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.81093 DO - 10.5772/intechopen.81093 SN - 978-1-78985-164-9 PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2021-10-23 ER -