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A highly nonlinear holey fiber and its application in a regenerative optical switch
P.Petropoulos, T.M.Monro, W.Belardi, K.Furusawa, J.H.Lee and D.J.Richardson
We report the fabrication of a highly nonlinear, polarization-maintaining, silica holey fiber with an effective area of ~2.5μm2 at 1550nm. Nonlinear switching is demonstrated in a 3.3m long regenerative switch based on SPM with appropriate band pass filtering.
OFC 2001 Anaheim 17-22 Mar (2001)
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