We demonstrate low bend loss for tightly bent optical fibers by winding the fiber around a mandrel designed to follow an adiabatic transition path into the bend.
|Number of pages||2|
|Publication status||Published - 2009|
|Event||Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2009 - Baltimore, Baltimore , USA United States|
Duration: 31 May 2009 → 5 Jun 2009
|Conference||Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2009|
|Country||USA United States|
|Period||31/05/09 → 5/06/09|
Yao, L., Birks, T. A., & Knight, J. C. (2009). Low bend loss in tightly-bent optical fibers through adiabatic bend transitions. Paper presented at Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2009, Baltimore , USA United States.