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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 35, Iss. 3 — Feb. 1, 2010
  • pp: 342–344

Chiral diffraction gratings in twisted microstructured fibers

Victor M. Churikov, Victor I. Kopp, and Azriel Z. Genack  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 35, Issue 3, pp. 342-344 (2010)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.35.000342


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Abstract

We observed dips in transmission spectra of uniformly twisted pure-silica microstructured fibers. The spectral positions of the dips and their insensitivity to the surrounding medium are consistent with Bragg diffraction from the helical structure. The reproducibility of the variation of the dip wavelength with temperature up to 1000 ° C makes the chiral diffraction grating suitable for high-temperature sensing.

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OCIS Codes
(050.1950) Diffraction and gratings : Diffraction gratings
(060.2370) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics sensors
(060.4005) Fiber optics and optical communications : Microstructured fibers

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

History
Original Manuscript: August 17, 2009
Revised Manuscript: November 9, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: December 4, 2009
Published: January 26, 2010

Citation
Victor M. Churikov, Victor I. Kopp, and Azriel Z. Genack, "Chiral diffraction gratings in twisted microstructured fibers," Opt. Lett. 35, 342-344 (2010)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-35-3-342

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