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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 16, Iss. 7 — Mar. 31, 2008
  • pp: 5035–5047

Nonlinear optics in hollow-core photonic bandgap fibers

Amar R. Bhagwat and Alexander L. Gaeta  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 16, Issue 7, pp. 5035-5047 (2008)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.16.005035


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Abstract

Hollow-core photonic-bandgap fibers provide a new geometry for the realization and enhancement of many nonlinear optical effects. Such fibers offer novel guidance and dispersion properties that provide an advantage over conventional fibers for various applications. In this review we summarize the nonlinear optics experiments that have been performed using these hollow-core fibers.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(190.4370) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, fibers
(350.4238) Other areas of optics : Nanophotonics and photonic crystals

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics in Novel Media and Materials

History
Original Manuscript: January 28, 2008
Revised Manuscript: March 21, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: March 22, 2008
Published: March 28, 2008

Virtual Issues
Focus Serial: Frontiers of Nonlinear Optics (2007) Optics Express

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Amar R. Bhagwat and Alexander L. Gaeta, "Nonlinear optics in hollow-core photonic bandgap fibers," Opt. Express 16, 5035-5047 (2008)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-16-7-5035


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