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APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Vol. 25, Iss. 11 — Jun. 1, 1986
  • pp: 1765–1769

Temperature effects of a multimode biconical fiber coupler

Yi-Fan Li and John W. Y. Lit  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 25, Issue 11, pp. 1765-1769 (1986)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.25.001765


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Abstract

A theoretical analysis of the temperature sensitivity of a multimode biconical fiber coupler as well as that of a multimode uniform fiber coupler has been given. The results show that a biconical coupler has some advantages over an ordinary fiber coupler as a temperature sensor or as a temperature-independent coupler.

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History
Original Manuscript: November 26, 1985
Published: June 1, 1986

Citation
Yi-Fan Li and John W. Y. Lit, "Temperature effects of a multimode biconical fiber coupler," Appl. Opt. 25, 1765-1769 (1986)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-25-11-1765


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