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  • Editor: Anthony J. Campillo
  • Vol. 32, Iss. 24 — Dec. 15, 2007
  • pp: 3498–3500

Photosensitivity-enabled dispersion controllability for quasi-phase-matching in photonic crystal fibers

Lin Zhang, Ting Luo, Yang Yue, Changyuan Yu, and Alan E. Willner  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 32, Issue 24, pp. 3498-3500 (2007)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.32.003498


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Abstract

A novel photonic crystal fiber featured by concentric cores is proposed to induce dispersion controllability by photosensitivity. Chromatic dispersion can be changed from 1827 to 72 ps nm km with refractive index modulation of 4 × 10 4 produced in Ge-doped regions in the fiber. Effective mode area of inner mode is as small as 6.4 μ m 2 . The proposed fiber enables to achieve quasi-phase-matched nonlinear parametric interaction in a single piece of photonic crystal fiber, by periodically alternating dispersion and compensating for phase mismatching caused by the dispersion.

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OCIS Codes
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.2280) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber design and fabrication
(060.4370) Fiber optics and optical communications : Nonlinear optics, fibers
(190.4380) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, four-wave mixing
(060.4005) Fiber optics and optical communications : Microstructured fibers
(060.5295) Fiber optics and optical communications : Photonic crystal fibers

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

History
Original Manuscript: October 4, 2007
Revised Manuscript: November 5, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: November 7, 2007
Published: December 5, 2007

Citation
Lin Zhang, Ting Luo, Yang Yue, Changyuan Yu, and Alan E. Willner, "Photosensitivity-enabled dispersion controllability for quasi-phase-matching in photonic crystal fibers," Opt. Lett. 32, 3498-3500 (2007)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-32-24-3498

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