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

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

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Refractive index modulation in endlessly-single-mode photonic crystal fiber by CO2 laser irradiation without surface-deformation is experimentally confirmed with a value of 1.68×10-3 for the first time, which is contributed by mechanical stress relaxation in fiber.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2005 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS)
Number of pages3
Publication statusPublished - 31 Oct 2005
Externally publishedYes
Event2005 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS) - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: 22 May 200527 May 2005


Conference2005 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS)
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

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