OSA's Digital Library

Optics Letters

Optics Letters


  • Vol. 28, Iss. 13 — Jul. 1, 2003
  • pp: 1108–1110

355-nm hypersensitization of optical fibers

Albert Canagasabey, John Canning, and Nathaniel Groothoff  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 28, Issue 13, pp. 1108-1110 (2003)

View Full Text Article

Acrobat PDF (123 KB)

Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools



The intrinsic 244-nm photosensitivity of boron-codoped germanosilicate optical fibers is enhanced by 355-nm hypersensitization. Hypersensitization through standard polymer coating is also demonstrated.

© 2003 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(050.0050) Diffraction and gratings : Diffraction and gratings

Albert Canagasabey, John Canning, and Nathaniel Groothoff, "355-nm hypersensitization of optical fibers," Opt. Lett. 28, 1108-1110 (2003)

Sort:  Author  |  Journal  |  Reset


  1. J. Canning, Opt. Fiber Technol. Mater. Devices Syst. 6, 275 (2000).
  2. J. Canning, Mater. Forum 25, 101 (2001).
  3. J. Canning, in Proceedings of White Nights' Summer School on Photosensitivity in Optical Waveguides and Glasses, H. Limberger E. Dianov, eds. (Fiber Optics Research Center, Moscow, 2002).
  4. J. Canning, K. Sommer, and M. Englund, Meas. Sci. Technol. 12, 824 (2001).
  5. K. P. Chen, Ph.D. dissertation “Gratings, photosensitivity, and poling in silica optical waveguides with 157-nm F2 laser irradiation,” (University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada, 2002).
  6. M. Lancry, P. Niay, S. Bailleux, M. Douy, C. Depecker, P. Courdier, and I. Raint, Appl. Opt. 41, 7197 (2002).
  7. K. P. Chen, P. R. Herman, and R. Tam, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 14, 170 (2002).
  8. D. S. Starobudov, V. Grubsky, J. Feinberg, B. Kobrin, and S. Juma, Opt. Lett. 22, 1086 (1997).
  9. J. Canning, A. Canagasabey, and N. Groothoff, Opt. Commun. 214, 141 (2002).

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.

« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited