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  • Vol. 18, Iss. 5 — Mar. 1, 1993
  • pp: 343–345

Accurate measurement of effective cutoff in elliptical-core fibers

A. T. Alavie and B. G. Grossman  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 18, Issue 5, pp. 343-345 (1993)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.18.000343


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Abstract

Variation in the modulation depth of modal interference as a function of wavelength is used to determine the effective cutoff wavelength of elliptical-core fibers accurately. The results indicate one-order-of-magnitude improvement in the accuracy of measurement.

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History
Original Manuscript: September 24, 1992
Published: March 1, 1993

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A. T. Alavie and B. G. Grossman, "Accurate measurement of effective cutoff in elliptical-core fibers," Opt. Lett. 18, 343-345 (1993)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-18-5-343


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