Grating writing through fibre coating at 244 and 248 nm

Chao Lu, L. Reekie, M. Ibsen

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High quality fibre Bragg gratings have been written through the fibre coating using both 244 nm frequency-doubled Ar+-ion and 248 nm KrF excimer lasers for the first time. A standard off-the-shelf coating was used, and 92% reflectivity gratings were obtained with an index change of 2.4×10-4.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)924-926
Number of pages3
JournalElectronics Letters
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - 27 May 1999
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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