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  • Vol. 25, Iss. 15 — Aug. 1, 1986
  • pp: 2468–2469

Tapered single-mode fibers: external refractive-index dependence

Suzanne Lacroix, Richard J. Black, Christian Veilleux, and Jean Lapierre  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 25, Issue 15, pp. 2468-2469 (1986)

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Original Manuscript: April 19, 1986
Published: August 1, 1986

Suzanne Lacroix, Richard J. Black, Christian Veilleux, and Jean Lapierre, "Tapered single-mode fibers: external refractive-index dependence," Appl. Opt. 25, 2468-2469 (1986)

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  1. D. T. Cassidy, D. C. Johnson, K. O. Hill, “Wavelength-Dependent Transmission of Monomode Optical Fiber Tapers,” Appl. Opt. 24, 945 (1985). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  2. G. Georgiou, A. C. Boucouvalas, “Low-Loss Single-Mode Optical Couplers,” IEE Proc. Part J 132, 297 (1985).
  3. J. Bures, S. Lacroix, J. Lapierre, “Analyse d’un coupleur bidirectionnel à fibres optiques monomodes fusionnées,” Appl. Opt. 22, 1918 (1983). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  4. W. J. Stewart, J. D. Love, “Design Limitations on Tapers and Couplers in Single Mode Fibers,” in Technical Digest, Fifth International Conference on Integrated Optics and Optical Fiber Communication-Eleventh European Conference on Optical Communication, Venice (1985).
  5. J. V. Wright, “Variational Analysis of Fused Taper Couplers,” Electron. Lett. 21, 1064 (1985). [CrossRef]
  6. R. J. Black, C. Veilleux, J. Bures, J. Lapierre, “Radially Anisotropic Lightguide Mode Selector,” Electron. Lett. 21, 987 (1985). [CrossRef]
  7. After submission of this Letter, a paper that gives somewhat similar responses for coaxial couplers came to our attention: A. C. Boucouvalas, G. Georgiou, “External Refractive-Index Response of Tapered Coaxial Couplers,” Opt. Lett. 11, 257 (1986). [CrossRef] [PubMed]

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