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., Knight, J. C., Shephard, J. D., & 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