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  • Editor: Anthony J. Campillo
  • Vol. 31, Iss. 14 — Jul. 15, 2006
  • pp: 2118–2120

Fiber-Bragg-grating-assisted surface plasmon-polariton sensor

Galina Nemova and Raman Kashyap  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 31, Issue 14, pp. 2118-2120 (2006)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.31.002118


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Abstract

A theoretical scheme for a new surface plasmon-polariton (SPP) fiber sensor with a fiber Bragg grating imprinted into the fiber core for SPP excitation is presented for the first time to our knowledge. In our scheme the energy in the fiber core mode can be transferred to a SPP with high efficiency by means of a properly designed short-period fiber Bragg grating (SPG). Developed for the cylindrical (fiber) geometry, our scheme without loss of generality can be applied to a planar geometry. Our simulations are based on the coupled-mode method and are performed at telecommunications wavelengths.

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OCIS Codes
(050.1950) Diffraction and gratings : Diffraction gratings
(060.2310) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics
(060.2370) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics sensors
(240.6680) Optics at surfaces : Surface plasmons

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

History
Original Manuscript: April 25, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: May 4, 2006

Citation
Galina Nemova and Raman Kashyap, "Fiber-Bragg-grating-assisted surface plasmon-polariton sensor," Opt. Lett. 31, 2118-2120 (2006)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-31-14-2118


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