We report on the acousto-optic interaction in a newly developed high-polarization-splitting fiber designed to lift the degeneracy of its cladding modes and on an all-fiber acousto-optic tunable bandpass filters based on this fiber.
© 2008 Optical Society of America
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.2310) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics
(230.0230) Optical devices : Optical devices
(230.1040) Optical devices : Acousto-optical devices
F. Alhassen, R. Huang, C. Park, S. Ramachandran, and H. P. Lee, "A Fiber Acousto-Optic Tunable Bandpass Filter on High-Polarization-Splitting Fiber," in Optical Fiber Communication Conference/National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2008), paper JWA38.