Photonic crystal fiber offers possibilities for applications ranging from laser transmission to nonlinear optics for active devices due to its special properties. We describe some examples of using highly-nonlinear PCF for efficient optical signal processing.
© 2008 Optical Society of America
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.4370) Fiber optics and optical communications : Nonlinear optics, fibers
(060.5295) Fiber optics and optical communications : Photonic crystal fibers
K. K. Chow and C. Lin, "Photonic Crystal Fibers for Nonlinear Signal Processing," in Optical Fiber Communication Conference/National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2008), paper OMP6.