In optics, nonlinear Schroedinger equation rules many phenomena, including dispersive shock waves (DSWs). We report experimental evidence of optical DSWs with an anisotropic zero-singularity in m-cresol/nylon, and theoretical describe it by time asymmetric quantum mechanics.

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