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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 10, Iss. 11 — Jun. 3, 2002
  • pp: 469–474

Tunable wavelength filter through bending control of asymmetric single-mode grating fiber

H. Kumazaki, K. Nakashima, S. Inaba, and K. Hane  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 10, Issue 11, pp. 469-474 (2002)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.10.000469


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Abstract

A tunable wavelength filter based on an asymmetric single-mode grating fiber fabricated by anisotropic CF4 plasma etching is proposed. The reflection wavelength is shown to shift linearly with the degree of curvature of the bent fiber, affording a center wavelength shift of 3.5 nm at 1550 nm. In this region of wavelength shift, the rejection and half-power width of the measured spectra remain almost constant.

© 2002 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.2270) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber characterization
(230.3990) Optical devices : Micro-optical devices

ToC Category:
Research Papers

History
Original Manuscript: April 26, 2002
Revised Manuscript: May 29, 2002
Published: June 3, 2002

Citation
Hironori Kumazaki, K. Nakashima, S. Inaba, and K. Hane, "Tunable wavelength filter through bending control asymmetric single-mode grating fiber," Opt. Express 10, 469-474 (2002)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-10-11-469


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