We report on the optical properties of a polarization-preserving PCF in which two enlarged hollow channels on opposite sides of the core are filled with gold. Surface plasmon resonances and intriguing polarisation effects are observed.
© 2008 Optical Society of America
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(130.0130) Integrated optics : Integrated optics
(130.2790) Integrated optics : Guided waves
(060.5295) Fiber optics and optical communications : Photonic crystal fibers
H. W. Lee, M. A. Schmidt, H. Tyagi, L. Prill Sempere, and P. S. J. Russell, "Transmission Properties of Selectively Gold-Filled Polarization-Maintaining PCF," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2008), paper CFO3.
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