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  • Vol. 22, Iss. 19 — Oct. 1, 1983
  • pp: 3105–3108

Dispersion characteristics of inhomogeneous anisotropic optical fibers

Serge Steinblatt  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 22, Issue 19, pp. 3105-3108 (1983)

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An original numerical method is presented for the determination of mode propagation constants of inhomogeneous optically anisotropic optical fibers. The method is first checked for an isotropic step-index fiber and then applied to uniaxial anisotropic cases.

© 1983 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: February 4, 1983
Published: October 1, 1983

Serge Steinblatt, "Dispersion characteristics of inhomogeneous anisotropic optical fibers," Appl. Opt. 22, 3105-3108 (1983)

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  1. D. Marcuse, Quantum Electronics (Academic, New York, 1974), Chap. 2.
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