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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 17, Iss. 24 — Nov. 23, 2009
  • pp: 21344–21349

Emission properties of quantum dots in polymer optical fibres

Helmut C. Y. Yu, Alexander Argyros, Sergio G. Leon-Saval, Alex Fuerbach, Anatoly Efimov, and Geoff W. Barton  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 17, Issue 24, pp. 21344-21349 (2009)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.17.021344


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Abstract

CdSe/ZnS core-shell quantum dots have been embedded within microstructured polymer optical fibres. The emission properties of quantum dots within fibres have been explored to show that variation in concentration, sample length and pumping regimes effects the emission characteristics of these quantum dots.

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OCIS Codes
(060.2280) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber design and fabrication
(060.2310) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics
(160.2540) Materials : Fluorescent and luminescent materials
(160.5470) Materials : Polymers

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

History
Original Manuscript: July 13, 2009
Revised Manuscript: October 26, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: November 2, 2009
Published: November 9, 2009

Citation
Helmut C. Y. Yu, Alexander Argyros, Sergio G. Leon-Saval, Alex Fuerbach, Anatoly Efimov, and Geoff W. Barton, "Emission properties of quantum dots in polymer optical fibres," Opt. Express 17, 21344-21349 (2009)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-17-24-21344


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