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  • Editor: Anthony J. Campillo
  • Vol. 31, Iss. 13 — Jul. 1, 2006
  • pp: 1963–1965

Bend-compensated design of large-mode-area fibers

John M. Fini  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 31, Issue 13, pp. 1963-1965 (2006)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.31.001963


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Abstract

Cone-shaped profiles illustrate the recently proposed bend-compensated strategy for large-mode-area amplifier fiber design. Simulations show that introducing a bend-compensating gradient into the fiber profile simultaneously improves mode area and reduces higher-order-mode impairments in a spooled-fiber amplifier.

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OCIS Codes
(060.2280) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber design and fabrication
(140.3510) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, fiber

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

History
Original Manuscript: March 27, 2006
Revised Manuscript: April 10, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: April 14, 2006

Citation
John M. Fini, "Bend-compensated design of large-mode-area fibers," Opt. Lett. 31, 1963-1965 (2006)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-31-13-1963


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