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High nonlinearity extruded single-mode holey optical fibers

T.M.Monro, K.M.Kiang, J.H.Lee, K.Frampton, Z.Yusoff, R.Moore, J.Tucknott, D.W.Hewak, H.N.Rutt, D.J.Richardson


We report the fabrication of the first microstructured single-mode non-silica glass fiber from an extruded preform. The measured effective nonlinearity (γ) is 550 W−1 km−1, more than 500 times larger than standard silica fiber.

OFC 2002 Anaheim 19-21 Mar (2002) Postdeadline

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