Effect of CO2 laser irradiation on refractive index modulation in photonic crystal fiber

Yinian Zhu, Ping Shum, Hui Wen Bay, Min Yan, Xia Yu, Chao Lu

Research output: Chapter in book / Conference proceedingConference article published in proceeding or bookAcademic researchpeer-review

Abstract

Refractive index modulation in endlessly-single-mode photonic crystal fiber by CO2 laser irradiation without surface-deformation is experimentally confirmed with a value of 1.68x10-3 for the first time, which is contributed by mechanical stress relaxation in fiber.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2005
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557527709, 9781557527707
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2005
Externally publishedYes
EventQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2005 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: 22 May 200522 May 2005

Conference

ConferenceQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2005
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period22/05/0522/05/05

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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