Bend loss in all-solid photonic band-gap fibers

F. Luan, T. A. Birks, J. C. Knight, G. J. Pearce, D. M. Bird

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Abstract

We study bend loss in solid photonic bandgap fibers, which is fundamentally different to that in conventional fibers. Our results show that the symmetry of the specific cladding modes has a profound effect on the bend loss.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2006 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2006
PublisherIEEE
ISBN (Print)1557528136, 9781557528131
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 23 Sep 2008
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2006 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2006 - Long Beach, CA, USA United States
Duration: 21 May 200626 May 2006

Publication series

NameConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2006 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2006

Conference

ConferenceConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2006 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2006
CountryUSA United States
CityLong Beach, CA
Period21/05/0626/05/06

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

Cite this

Luan, F., Birks, T. A., Knight, J. C., Pearce, G. J., & Bird, D. M. (2008). Bend loss in all-solid photonic band-gap fibers. In Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2006 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2006 [4627819] (Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2006 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2006). IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/CLEO.2006.4627819