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  • Vol. 21, Iss. 12 — Dec. 1, 2004
  • pp: 2085–2088

In-fiber electrode lithography

Niklas Myrén, Michael Fokine, Oleksandr Tarasenko, Lars-Erik Nilsson, Håkan Olsson, and Walter Margulis  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA B, Vol. 21, Issue 12, pp. 2085-2088 (2004)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.21.002085


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Abstract

The fabrication of meter-long continuous internal fiber electrodes is achieved through deposition of a silver film inside a twin-hole fiber. Photolithography of the electrodes with 5-μm resolution inside the fiber is demonstrated by point-by-point side exposure to 0.53-μm radiation through the unharmed acrylate coating, causing laser ablation. A proof-of-principle experiment demonstrates the creation of a phase-matched structure for frequency doubling.

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OCIS Codes
(190.4370) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, fibers
(230.4320) Optical devices : Nonlinear optical devices

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Niklas Myrén, Michael Fokine, Oleksandr Tarasenko, Lars-Erik Nilsson, Håkan Olsson, and Walter Margulis, "In-fiber electrode lithography," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 21, 2085-2088 (2004)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josab/abstract.cfm?URI=josab-21-12-2085


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