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Optics Express

  • Editor: Andrew M. Weiner
  • Vol. 21, Iss. 17 — Aug. 26, 2013
  • pp: 20303–20312

Optical parametric gain and bandwidth in highly nonlinear tellurite hybrid microstructured optical fiber with four zero-dispersion wavelengths

Tong Hoang Tuan, Tonglei Cheng, Koji Asano, Zhongchao Duan, Weiqing Gao, Dinghuan Deng, Takenobu Suzuki, and Yasutake Ohishi  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 21, Issue 17, pp. 20303-20312 (2013)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.21.020303


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Abstract

The parametric amplification gain and bandwidth in highly nonlinear tellurite hybrid microstructured optical fiber (HMOF) are simulated based on four wave mixing process. The fiber core and cladding materials are made of TeO2–Li2O–WO3–MoO3–Nb2O5 and TeO2–ZnO–Na2O–P2O5 glass, respectively. The fiber has four zero-dispersion wavelengths and the chromatic dispersion is flattened near the zero-dispersion wavelengths. A broad gain bandwidth as wide as 1200 nm from 1290 to 2490 nm can be realized in the near infrared window by using a tellurite HMOF as short as 25 cm.

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OCIS Codes
(060.2280) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber design and fabrication
(190.4380) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, four-wave mixing
(190.4410) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, parametric processes
(060.4005) Fiber optics and optical communications : Microstructured fibers

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

History
Original Manuscript: June 11, 2013
Revised Manuscript: July 27, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: August 2, 2013
Published: August 22, 2013

Citation
Tong Hoang Tuan, Tonglei Cheng, Koji Asano, Zhongchao Duan, Weiqing Gao, Dinghuan Deng, Takenobu Suzuki, and Yasutake Ohishi, "Optical parametric gain and bandwidth in highly nonlinear tellurite hybrid microstructured optical fiber with four zero-dispersion wavelengths," Opt. Express 21, 20303-20312 (2013)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-21-17-20303


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