Ultrafast Laser Fabricated Fused Silica Fibre Preforms

C. A. Ross, K. Harrington, J. M. Stone, T. A. Birks, R. R. Thomson

Research output: Chapter or section in a book/report/conference proceedingChapter in a published conference proceeding


A novel method of manufacturing silica fibre preforms is presented which exploits ultrafast laser induced selective etching to fabricate cross-sectional disks that are subsequently stacked and bonded via ultrafast laser welding.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationScience and Innovations, S and I 2022
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
Publication statusPublished - 2022
EventCLEO: Science and Innovations, S and I 2022 - San Jose, USA United States
Duration: 15 May 202220 May 2022

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers


ConferenceCLEO: Science and Innovations, S and I 2022
Country/TerritoryUSA United States
CitySan Jose

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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