A metal-clad fiber-optic cutoff polarizer using a thin film is proposed and fabricated. An extinction ratio of 47 dB with excess loss of 1 dB in the polarizer has been achieved.
© 1986 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: October 7, 1985
Manuscript Accepted: March 17, 1986
Published: June 1, 1986
J. R. Feth and C. L. Chang, "Metal-clad fiber-optic cutoff polarizer," Opt. Lett. 11, 386-388 (1986)