Our measurements and modeling of two hollow-core photonic band-gap fibers show that glass contribution to the effective non-linearity strongly depends on the fiber structure. We investigate wavelength dependence of total fiber nonlinearity.
© 2005 Optical Society of America
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.2270) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber characterization
(060.4370) Fiber optics and optical communications : Nonlinear optics, fibers
D. G. Ouzounov, C. J. Hensley, A. L. Gaeta, N. Venkataraman, M. T. Gallagher, and K. W. Koch, "Nonlinear Properties of Hollow-Core Photonic Band-Gap Fibers," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2005), paper CMM3.