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  • Vol. 42, Iss. 13 — May. 1, 2003
  • pp: 2407–2414

Application of microwave technology to design an optical multilayer bandpass filter

Philip Baumeister  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 42, Issue 13, pp. 2407-2414 (2003)

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The principles of microwave bandpass filter design are applied to design optical multilayer bandpass filters. The examples include several bandpass filters for wavelength division multiplexing.

© 2003 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.2340) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics components
(230.4170) Optical devices : Multilayers
(310.0310) Thin films : Thin films

Original Manuscript: June 30, 2002
Revised Manuscript: January 6, 2003
Published: May 1, 2003

Philip Baumeister, "Application of microwave technology to design an optical multilayer bandpass filter," Appl. Opt. 42, 2407-2414 (2003)

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