Air-core photonic band-gap fibers: the impact of surface modes.

@article{Saitoh2004AircorePB,
  title={Air-core photonic band-gap fibers: the impact of surface modes.},
  author={Kunimasa Saitoh and Niels Werner Mortensen and Masanori Koshiba},
  journal={Optics express},
  year={2004},
  volume={12 3},
  pages={394-400}
}
We study the dispersion and leakage properties for the recently reported low-loss photonic band-gap fiber by Smith et al. [Nature 424, 657 (2003)]. We find that surface modes have a significant impact on both the dispersion and leakage properties of the fundamental mode. Our dispersion results are in qualitative agreement with the dispersion profile reported recently by Ouzounov et al. [Science 301, 1702 (2003)] though our results suggest that the observed long-wavelength anomalous dispersion… CONTINUE READING
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