We report on a range of novel properties of the new generation of highly nonlinear photonic crystal fibers with zero dispersion near 1.55 µm. Aspects of loss mechanisms, dispersion properties and birefringence tailoring are described.
© 2003 Optical Society of America
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.2400) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber properties
(190.0190) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics
(190.4370) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, fibers
K. P. Hansen, J. R. Folkenberg, A. Petersson, and A. O. Bjarklev, "Properties of Nonlinear Photonic Crystal Fibers for Telecommunication Applications," in Optical Fiber Communication Conference, Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2003), paper FI2.
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