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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 14, Iss. 9 — May. 1, 2006
  • pp: 3763–3766

Long-period gratings in chalcogenide fibers

Dominik Pudo, Eric C. Mägi, and Benjamin J. Eggleton  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 14, Issue 9, pp. 3763-3766 (2006)

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We report the first demonstration of long period gratings in single mode As2Se3 chalcogenide glass fiber. The grating is implemented by pressing a threaded rod against a short piece of fiber. Its strength can be tuned over a 25 dB range, has high repeatability, and is fully reversible.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.2370) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics sensors
(350.2770) Other areas of optics : Gratings

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

Original Manuscript: February 15, 2006
Revised Manuscript: April 3, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: April 23, 2006
Published: May 1, 2006

Dominik Pudo, Eric C. Mägi, and Benjamin J. Eggleton, "Long-period gratings in chalcogenide fibers," Opt. Express 14, 3763-3766 (2006)

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