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  • Editor: Anthony J. Campillo
  • Vol. 31, Iss. 15 — Aug. 1, 2006
  • pp: 2263–2265

Dual-direction Gires–Tournois etalon based on a single complex fiber Bragg grating

Xuewen Shu, Kate Sugden, and Ian Bennion  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 31, Issue 15, pp. 2263-2265 (2006)

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We propose and demonstrate a single fiber Bragg grating-based Gires–Tournois (GT) etalon, which is realized by applying a complex apodization profile on a linearly chirped fiber Bragg grating. Such a GT etalon not only has a simplified fabrication procedure but also can operate in dual directions.

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OCIS Codes
(060.2340) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics components
(060.4510) Fiber optics and optical communications : Optical communications

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

Original Manuscript: February 2, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: April 18, 2006
Published: July 10, 2006

Xuewen Shu, Kate Sugden, and Ian Bennion, "Dual-direction Gires-Tournois etalon based on a single complex fiber Bragg grating," Opt. Lett. 31, 2263-2265 (2006)

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