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  • Editor: Joseph N. Mait
  • Vol. 48, Iss. 29 — Oct. 10, 2009
  • pp: 5624–5628

Coupling model of standard single-mode and capillary fiber

Xiaoliang Zhu, Libo Yuan, Jun Yang, and Shouxiu Cao  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 48, Issue 29, pp. 5624-5628 (2009)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.48.005624


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Abstract

A simple method for coupling a standard single-mode fiber and a capillary optical fiber is proposed based on the process of splicing and tapering at the fusion point between the two fibers. The coupling model is presented, and the theoretical prediction is confirmed by the experimental results.

© 2009 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.2340) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics components
(060.4005) Fiber optics and optical communications : Microstructured fibers

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

History
Original Manuscript: May 4, 2009
Revised Manuscript: August 15, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: September 18, 2009
Published: October 7, 2009

Citation
Xiaoliang Zhu, Libo Yuan, Jun Yang, and Shouxiu Cao, "Coupling model of standard single-mode and capillary fiber," Appl. Opt. 48, 5624-5628 (2009)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-48-29-5624


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