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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 13, Iss. 6 — Mar. 21, 2005
  • pp: 2082–2088

Two-mode photonic crystal fibers

Wei Jin, Zhi Wang, and Jian Ju  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 13, Issue 6, pp. 2082-2088 (2005)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OPEX.13.002082


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Abstract

Index-guiding photonic crystal fibers with appropriate structural parameters support the fundamental and second order modes over a practically infinite wavelength range. The polarization principal axes and mode field patterns of the modes can be made stable by having different size air-holes along the orthogonal directions. The potential applications of such two-mode PCFs are discussed.

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OCIS Codes
(060.2270) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber characterization
(060.2280) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber design and fabrication
(060.2340) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics components
(060.2370) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics sensors

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History
Original Manuscript: March 2, 2005
Revised Manuscript: March 9, 2005
Published: March 21, 2005

Citation
Wei Jin, Zhi Wang, and Jian Ju, "Two-mode photonic crystal fibers," Opt. Express 13, 2082-2088 (2005)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-13-6-2082


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