We propose the design of a THz Fiber that is composed of a polymer rod containing a hexagonal array of subwavelength air holes. A high air fraction gives an absorption loss of 0.018 1/cm.
© 2008 Optical Society of America
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.2280) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber design and fabrication
(160.0160) Materials : Materials
(160.5470) Materials : Polymers
A. Hassani, A. Dupuis, and M. Skorobogatiy, "Low Loss THz Fibers with Multiple Subwavelength Holes," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2008), paper JWA47.
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