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Journal of the Optical Society of America B

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  • Vol. 19, Iss. 9 — Sep. 1, 2002
  • pp: 2148–2155

Supercontinuum generation in photonic crystal fibers and optical fiber tapers: a novel light source

William J. Wadsworth, Arturo Ortigosa-Blanch, Jonathan C. Knight, Tim A. Birks, T.-P. Martin Man, and Phillip St. J. Russell  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA B, Vol. 19, Issue 9, pp. 2148-2155 (2002)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.19.002148


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Abstract

Broadband continua extending from 400 to 1600 nm are generated in photonic crystal fibers and in tapered conventional optical fibers. The continuum is generated in the fundamental fiber mode. Femtosecond pulses from an unamplified Ti:sapphire laser with energies up to 4 nJ are used, and the resultant spectra from several photonic crystal fibers and taper structures are compared and analyzed.

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OCIS Codes
(060.2400) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber properties
(060.4370) Fiber optics and optical communications : Nonlinear optics, fibers

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William J. Wadsworth, Arturo Ortigosa-Blanch, Jonathan C. Knight, Tim A. Birks, T.-P. Martin Man, and Phillip St. J. Russell, "Supercontinuum generation in photonic crystal fibers and optical fiber tapers: a novel light source," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 19, 2148-2155 (2002)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josab/abstract.cfm?URI=josab-19-9-2148

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