A high numerical aperture air-clad optical fibre captures sufficient broadband emission generated by applying an arc or high temperature to the fibre.
© 2006 Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.2380) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics sources and detectors
(230.0230) Optical devices : Optical devices
(230.6080) Optical devices : Sources
J. Canning, B. Gibson, J. Rabeau, A. Mancuso, M. Aslund, and S. Huntington, "Broadband Spectra Using Arc and Heat Processed Air-Clad Structured Optical Fibre," in Optical Fiber Sensors, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2006), paper ThE55.
References are not available for this paper.