Modifying photonic crystal fibres

Tim Birks, Michael Grogan, Z Chen, Limin Xiao, Sergio-Gregorio Leon-Saval, Chunle Xiong, R England

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


We use controlled hole collapse in photonic crystal fibres to reduce the splice loss between dissimilar fibres. We also describe a hollow-core PCF as a support for a waveguide core made from silica aerogel.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2009 14th Optoelectronics and Communications Conference
Place of PublicationNew York, U. S. A.
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)9781424441020
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2009
Event14th Optoelectronics and Communications Conference - , Hong Kong
Duration: 13 Jul 200917 Jul 2009


Conference14th Optoelectronics and Communications Conference
Abbreviated titleOECC2009
CountryHong Kong

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