Out of the blue and into the black - silica fibers for the mid-IR

Jonathan Knight, Walter Belardi, Fei Yu

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Abstract

Silica is generally the material of choice for optical fibers, but its transparency drops catastrophically for wavelengths beyond 2.5μm. We describe silica fibers with hollow cores that can transmit to almost 5μm wavelength with low attenuation.

Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 16 Nov 2014
EventAdvanced Solid State Lasers, ASSL 2014 - Shanghai, China
Duration: 16 Nov 201421 Nov 2014

Conference

ConferenceAdvanced Solid State Lasers, ASSL 2014
CountryChina
CityShanghai
Period16/11/1421/11/14

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    Knight, J., Belardi, W., & Yu, F. (2014). Out of the blue and into the black - silica fibers for the mid-IR. Paper presented at Advanced Solid State Lasers, ASSL 2014, Shanghai, China.