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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 38, Iss. 3 — Feb. 1, 2013
  • pp: 260–262

Terahertz filter with tailored passband using multiple phase shifted fiber Bragg gratings

Shu Fan Zhou, Laurence Reekie, Hau Ping Chan, Kwai Man Luk, and Yuk Tak Chow  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 38, Issue 3, pp. 260-262 (2013)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.38.000260


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Abstract

Transmission filters for the terahertz domain having a shaped bandpass have been modeled and demonstrated. The filter designs were based on the desired filter type and bandwidth, and implemented by cascading quarter wave phase shifted fiber Bragg gratings written in Topas polymer subwavelength fiber. As an example, a 5-pole Chebyshev filter with <3GHz bandwidth was designed and fabricated. Experimental and simulated results are in good agreement.

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OCIS Codes
(060.2340) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics components
(060.3735) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber Bragg gratings
(230.7408) Optical devices : Wavelength filtering devices

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

History
Original Manuscript: November 23, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: December 7, 2012
Published: January 16, 2013

Citation
Shu Fan Zhou, Laurence Reekie, Hau Ping Chan, Kwai Man Luk, and Yuk Tak Chow, "Terahertz filter with tailored passband using multiple phase shifted fiber Bragg gratings," Opt. Lett. 38, 260-262 (2013)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-38-3-260


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