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  • Vol. 21, Iss. 17 — Sep. 1, 1996
  • pp: 1357–1359

LP01–LP02 interference using a spectrally extended light source: measurement of the non-step-refractive-index profile of optical fibers

R. Posey, L. Phillips, D. Diggs, and A. Sharma  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 21, Issue 17, pp. 1357-1359 (1996)

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LP01–LP02 interference over an extended wavelength region is used to describe a new spectroscopic technique for determining the refractive-index profile of non-step-index optical fibers. The technique is illustrated with a fiber that shows an a-profile variation of the refractive index.

© 1996 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: April 1, 1996
Published: September 1, 1996

R. Posey, L. Phillips, D. Diggs, and A. Sharma, "LP01–LP02 interference using a spectrally extended light source: measurement of the non-step-refractive-index profile of optical fibers," Opt. Lett. 21, 1357-1359 (1996)

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