Photonic crystal fibre tapers and devices

  • T. A. Birks
  • Published 2007 in
    2007 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics…


Tapering (heat treatment after fabrication) can radically change the properties of photonic crystal fibres over centimetre lengths. Such transitions give useful fibre devices, including low-loss interfaces to dissimilar fibres, waveguides and other optical systems. 

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@article{Birks2007PhotonicCF, title={Photonic crystal fibre tapers and devices}, author={T. A. Birks}, journal={2007 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO)}, year={2007}, pages={1-2} }