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  • Vol. 44, Iss. 12 — Apr. 20, 2005
  • pp: 2391–2395

Dispersion characteristics of segmented optical fibers

Vitor Marino Schneider and Haroldo Takashi Hattori  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 44, Issue 12, pp. 2391-2395 (2005)

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A direct scalar two-dimensional routine based on the method of lines is implemented to analyze the dispersion characteristics of segmented fibers. In this kind of structure, dispersion control in a simple profile is achieved by variations in the filling ratio of the coaxiallike structure.

© 2005 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.2280) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber design and fabrication
(060.2310) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics
(260.2030) Physical optics : Dispersion

Original Manuscript: April 21, 2004
Revised Manuscript: October 31, 2004
Manuscript Accepted: November 16, 2004
Published: April 20, 2005

Vitor Marino Schneider and Haroldo Takashi Hattori, "Dispersion characteristics of segmented optical fibers," Appl. Opt. 44, 2391-2395 (2005)

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