The good bits and pieces of microstructured fibers

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Photonic crystal fibers use a photonic crystal as a cladding material to guide light. However, the structure immediately surrounding the core can play a disproportionate and even dominant role in determining the waveguide properties.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationLaser Science, LS 2013
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)9781557529879
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2013
EventLaser Science, LS 2013 - Orlando, FL, USA United States
Duration: 6 Oct 201310 Oct 2013

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceLaser Science, LS 2013
CountryUSA United States
CityOrlando, FL

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

Cite this

Knight, J. C., & Yu, F. (2013). The good bits and pieces of microstructured fibers. In Laser Science, LS 2013 [LTu2G.2] (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America.