Recent progress on silica-based photonic bandgap fiber technologies are reviewed, aiming at a new wavelength region that includes the visible, ultraviolet and infrared regions. Possible optical active devices at heretofore unused wavelengths are discussed.
© 2008 Optical Society of America
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(230.0230) Optical devices : Optical devices
(230.5590) Optical devices : Quantum-well, -wire and -dot devices
(060.5295) Fiber optics and optical communications : Photonic crystal fibers
S. Kawanishi, M. Tanaka, M. Ohmori, and H. Sakaki, "Photonic Bandgap Fiber for New Wavelength Range," in Optical Fiber Communication Conference/National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2008), paper OThR3.
References are not available for this paper.