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  • Vol. 31, Iss. 9 — Mar. 20, 1992
  • pp: 1173–1174

Attenuation due to diffusion of water vapor in As2S3 fiber

Vincent Ruddy, Mark Daly, and Mitsunori Saito  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 31, Issue 9, pp. 1173-1174 (1992)

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Attenuation in multimode step-index fibers caused by diffusing species is modeled. Data for losses in As2S3 fiber at 6.3 μm that are due to water υapor are analyzed.

© 1992 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: March 5, 1991
Published: March 20, 1992

Vincent Ruddy, Mark Daly, and Mitsunori Saito, "Attenuation due to diffusion of water vapor in As2S3 fiber," Appl. Opt. 31, 1173-1174 (1992)

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