A simple method for estimating the splice loss of photonic-crystal fiber/single-mode fiber

J. Ju, Wei Jin, Y. L. Hoo, M. S. Demokan

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A simple formula for calculating the mode-field diameter of large-mode-area endlessly single-mode photonic-crystal fiber (PCF) is obtained and used to estimate the splice loss of PCF/single-mode fiber. The accuracy of splice-loss estimation is less than 0.2 dB
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)171-173
Number of pages3
JournalMicrowave and Optical Technology Letters
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 20 Jul 2004


  • Optical-fiber sensor
  • Photonic-crystal fiber
  • Splice loss

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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