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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 12, Iss. 5 — Mar. 8, 2004
  • pp: 961–966

Modeling of PCF with multiple reciprocity boundary element method

Xiaoyan Wang, Junjun Lou, Chao Lu, Chun-Liu Zhao, and W.T. Ang  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 12, Issue 5, pp. 961-966 (2004)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OPEX.12.000961


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Abstract

The multiple reciprocity boundary element method (MRBEM) is applied to the modeling of Photonic Crystal Fiber (PCF). With the MRBEM, the Helmholtz equation is converted into an integral equation using a series of higher order fundamental solutions of the Laplace equation. It is a much more efficient method to analyze the dispersion, birefringence and nonlinearity properties of PCFs compared with the conventional direct boundary element method (BEM).

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OCIS Codes
(060.2270) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber characterization
(230.3990) Optical devices : Micro-optical devices
(230.7370) Optical devices : Waveguides

ToC Category:
Research Papers

History
Original Manuscript: October 7, 2003
Revised Manuscript: March 2, 2004
Published: March 8, 2004

Citation
Xiaoyan Wang, Junjun Lou, Chao Lu, Chun-Liu Zhao, and W. Ang, "Modeling of PCF with multiple reciprocity boundary element method," Opt. Express 12, 961-966 (2004)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-12-5-961


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