Post-processing and tapering of PCFs

S G Leon-Saval, T A Birks, A Witkowska, Lai Ke, W J Wadsworth

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper


New methods have been developed in post-processing and tapering of PCFs to achieve a variety of low-loss optical devices. Interfacing between waveguides with very different properties and highly efficient mode convertors are presented.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages2
Publication statusPublished - 2008
EventIEEE/LEOS Winter Topical Meeting Series -
Duration: 1 Jan 2008 → …


ConferenceIEEE/LEOS Winter Topical Meeting Series
Period1/01/08 → …


  • low-loss optical devices
  • photonic crystal fibres
  • PCF post-processing
  • PCF tapering
  • waveguides
  • photonic crystals
  • optical fibre fabrication


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