Mid infra-red gas sensing using a hollow-core photonic bandgap fibre

N. Gayraud, W. N. MacPherson, J. D. Shephard, R. R J Maier, D. P. Hand, J. D C Jones, J. Stone, A. K. George, J. C. Knight

Research output: Chapter or section in a book/report/conference proceedingChapter in a published conference proceeding


An all silica photonic bandgap fibre capable of sub dB m-1 transmission in the mid infra-red is presented. This fibre is demonstrated for the first measurement of gas absorption above 3 μm using an all silica fibre.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptical Fiber Sensors, OFS 2006
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557528179, 9781557528179
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2006
EventOptical Fiber Sensors, OFS 2006 - Cancun, Mexico
Duration: 23 Oct 200623 Oct 2006

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceOptical Fiber Sensors, OFS 2006

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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