A hollow-core negative curvature fibre for efficient delivery of NIR picosecond and femtosecond pulses for precision micro-machining

Piotr Jaworski, Fei Yu, David G. MacLachlan, Robert R.J. Maier, Robert R. Thomson, William J. Wadsworth, Jonathan C. Knight, Jonathan D. Shephard, Duncan P. Hand

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Abstract

We have delivered picosecond and femtosecond pulses with peak powers of 15.3 MW and 0.95 MW respectively through a hollow-core Negative Curvature Fibre and thereby demonstrated the suitability of fibre-delivered beam in precision micro-machining applications.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationWorkshop on Specialty Optical Fibers and their Applications, WSOF 2013
PublisherOSA Publishing
ISBN (Print)9781557529848
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2013
EventWorkshop on Specialty Optical Fibers and their Applications, WSOF 2013 - Sigtuna, Sweden
Duration: 28 Aug 201330 Aug 2013

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Conference

ConferenceWorkshop on Specialty Optical Fibers and their Applications, WSOF 2013
CountrySweden
CitySigtuna
Period28/08/1330/08/13

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

Cite this

Jaworski, P., Yu, F., MacLachlan, D. G., Maier, R. R. J., Thomson, R. R., Wadsworth, W. J., ... Hand, D. P. (2013). A hollow-core negative curvature fibre for efficient delivery of NIR picosecond and femtosecond pulses for precision micro-machining. In Workshop on Specialty Optical Fibers and their Applications, WSOF 2013 [F3.3] (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). OSA Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1364/WSOF.2013.F3.3