We study the loss of novel antiresonant hollow-core fibres, demonstrate the existence of a wavelength independent optimum distance between core-surround and solid outer cladding, and provide useful guidelines for the fabrication of practical low-loss fibres.
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(060.2280) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber design and fabrication
(060.4005) Fiber optics and optical communications : Microstructured fibers
(060.5295) Fiber optics and optical communications : Photonic crystal fibers
F. Poletti, J. R. Hayes, and D. Richardson, "Optimising the Performances of Hollow Antiresonant Fibres," in 37th European Conference and Exposition on Optical Communications, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2011), paper Mo.2.LeCervin.2.
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