Photonic crystal fibers, devices, and applications

Wei Jin, Jian Ju, Hoi Lut Ho, Yeuk Lai Hoo, Ailing Zhang

Research output: Journal article publicationReview articleAcademic researchpeer-review

36 Citations (Scopus)


This paper reviews different types of air-silica photonic crystal fibers (PCFs), discusses their novel properties, and reports recent advances in PCF components and sensors as well as techniques for splicing PCFs to standard telecomm fibers.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3-24
Number of pages22
JournalFrontiers of Optoelectronics
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2 Jul 2013


  • hollow-core photonic bandgap fibers (HC PBFs)
  • microstructured optical fibers
  • optical fiber devices
  • optical fiber sensors
  • photonic crystal fibers (PCFs)

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


Dive into the research topics of 'Photonic crystal fibers, devices, and applications'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this