Adiabatic mode multiplexers

T. A. Birks, S. Yerolatsitis, K. Harrington

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We describe mode multiplexers that rely on adiabatic propagation along optical fibre structures (photonic lanterns) that change gradually along their lengths. Spatially-separated single-mode waves evolve adiabatically into individual pure modes occupying a common multimode core.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition (OFC), 2017
ISBN (Electronic)9781943580231
Publication statusPublished - 31 May 2017
Event2017 Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition, OFC 2017 - Los Angeles, USA United States
Duration: 19 Mar 201723 Mar 2017


Conference2017 Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition, OFC 2017
Country/TerritoryUSA United States
CityLos Angeles

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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