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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 11, Iss. 25 — Dec. 15, 2003
  • pp: 3455–3460

As-S and As-Se based photonic band gap fiber for IR laser transmission

L. Brandon Shaw, Jasbinder S. Sanghera, Ishwar D. Aggarwal, and Frederic H. Kung  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 11, Issue 25, pp. 3455-3460 (2003)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.11.003455


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Abstract

IR transmissive As-S glass and As-Se glass triangular photonic band gap fiber structures are theoretically modeled. The potential for propagation of air-guided modes in the defect regions of these fibers is demonstrated by the large out of plane two-dimensional photonic band gaps found in these structures. Fiber design for IR light propagation is discussed.

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OCIS Codes
(060.2280) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber design and fabrication
(060.2390) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics, infrared

ToC Category:
Research Papers

History
Original Manuscript: September 15, 2003
Revised Manuscript: November 4, 2003
Published: December 15, 2003

Citation
L. Shaw, Jasbinder Sanghera, Ishwar Aggarwal, and Frederic Hung, "As-S and As-Se based photonic band gap fiber for IR laser transmission," Opt. Express 11, 3455-3460 (2003)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-11-25-3455


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