Ultra-low background Raman sensing using a negativecurvature fibre

S. Yerolatsitis, F. Yu, S. McAughtrie, M. G. Tanner, H. Fleming, J. M. Stone, C. J. Campbell, T. A. Birks, J. C. Knight

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We demonstrated hollow core negative curvature fibres (NCFs) for Raman sensing. The background Raman emission from the silica in the NCF was at least 1000x smaller than in a conventional solid fibre while maintaining the same collection efficiency.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSpecialty Optical Fibers, SOF 2018
PublisherOSA Publishing
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2018
EventSpecialty Optical Fibers, SOF 2018 - Zurich, Switzerland
Duration: 2 Jul 20185 Jul 2018

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
VolumePart F111-SOF 2018


ConferenceSpecialty Optical Fibers, SOF 2018

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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