The photonic lantern

Timothy A. Birks, Itandehui Gris Sanchez, Stephanos Yerolatsitis

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Photonic lanterns are made by adiabatically merging several single-mode cores into one multimode core. They provide low-loss interfaces between single-mode and multimode systems where the precise optical mapping between cores and modes is unimportant.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
Place of PublicationWashington D. C., U. S. A.
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)9781557529992
Publication statusPublished - 2014
EventCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI, 2014 - San Jose, USA United States
Duration: 8 Jun 201413 Jun 2014


ConferenceCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI, 2014
Country/TerritoryUSA United States
CitySan Jose


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