13 October 1998 Radiation test results of polarization-maintaining fiber at 1.55 μm over a wide temperature range
Author Affiliations +
We discuss radiation test results on 1.55 micrometers , polarization maintaining fiber from two sources. One fiber employs stress induced birefringence, the other is an elliptical waveguide that achieves birefringence through a geometrical shaping of the core. Testing was conducted in accordance with FOTP-64 at the SEGIT Facility at the Defense Microelectronics Activity, Sacramento, CA. Overall dose rate was approximately 10.5 kilorads/min (SiO2) for a total dose of 10 Megarads (SiO2) at temperatures of -55, +23 and +125 degree(s)C.
© (1998) COPYRIGHT Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE). Downloading of the abstract is permitted for personal use only.
Xenophon G. Glavas, Xenophon G. Glavas, Lawrence J. Lembo, Lawrence J. Lembo, Warren Haraki, Warren Haraki, Shimen Claxton, Shimen Claxton, Roger A. Greenwell, Roger A. Greenwell, David M. Scott, David M. Scott, "Radiation test results of polarization-maintaining fiber at 1.55 μm over a wide temperature range", Proc. SPIE 3440, Photonics for Space Environments VI, (13 October 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.326688; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.326688


PANDA-based in-fiber linear polarizers
Proceedings of SPIE (February 06 2009)
Survivability of optical fibers in space
Proceedings of SPIE (February 24 1993)
Nonlinear highly birefringent microstructured fibers
Proceedings of SPIE (June 08 2004)
PCS optical fibers for an automobile data bus
Proceedings of SPIE (February 15 2005)
High-performance single-polarization optical fibers
Proceedings of SPIE (January 09 2005)

Back to Top