21 October 2003 Innovative long period gratings: principles and applications
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In this paper, some recent advances in long period gratings, including (1) widely tunable single resonant band long period gratings, (2) long period gratings fabricated in single crystal sapphire fibers, and (3) long period gratings fabricated in photonic crystal fibers are presented. The applications of these novel long period grating to next generation ultra high capacity optics communication networks, high temperature distributed fiber optic sensors, and highly sensitive biosensors are discussed. Quantitative analyses and preliminary experimental results are provided.
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Shizhuo Yin, Shizhuo Yin, Sung-Hyun Nam, Sung-Hyun Nam, Jesus Chavez, Jesus Chavez, Chun Zhan, Chun Zhan, Claire Luo, Claire Luo, } "Innovative long period gratings: principles and applications", Proc. SPIE 5206, Photorefractive Fiber and Crystal Devices: Materials, Optical Properties, and Applications IX, (21 October 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.513910; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.513910

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