We study chimera states and dissipative solitons syncronization pattens in delayed feedback systems. High dynamics multistability of those systems makes them suitable for optical memory applications. Based on existing hardware, this memory is compatible with photonic reservoir computing.
Daniel Brunner, Bogdan Penkovsky, Roman Levchenko, Eckehard Schoell, Laurent Larger, Yuri Maistrenko. Spatio-temporal complexity in dual delay nonlinear laser dynamics: chimeras and dissipative solitons. Chaos, 2018.
Laurent Larger, Bogdan Penkovsky, Yuri Maistrenko. Laser chimeras as a paradigm for multistable patterns in complex systems. In Nat. Commun., 2015.
Laurent Larger, Bogdan Penkovsky, Yuri Maistrenko. Virtual Chimera States for Delayed-Feedback Systems. In PRL, 2013.