22 April 2005 Misalignment loss at hybrid standard-single-mode-fibre/microstructured-optical-fibre connections
Author Affiliations +
Proceedings Volume 5830, 13th International School on Quantum Electronics: Laser Physics and Applications; (2005) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.618767
Event: 13th International School on Quantum Electronics: Laser Physics and Applications, 2004, Bourgas, Bulgaria
Abstract
We present experimental results on Microstructured Optical Fibre (MOF) coupling with standard Single Mode Fibre (SMF) using a simple and reliable set-up. An electric-arc splicing system is used to demonstrate its effectiveness in splicing SMF with MOFs. The measurements of the additional loss induced by transverse and longitudinal offsets at connections between SMF and MOF are reported and discussed. The influence of mode size mismatch is emphasized.
© (2005) COPYRIGHT Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE). Downloading of the abstract is permitted for personal use only.
Faouzi Bahloul, Mourad Zghal, Rihab Chatta, Rabah Attia, Dominique Pagnoux, Philippe Roy, "Misalignment loss at hybrid standard-single-mode-fibre/microstructured-optical-fibre connections", Proc. SPIE 5830, 13th International School on Quantum Electronics: Laser Physics and Applications, (22 April 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.618767; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.618767
PROCEEDINGS
5 PAGES


SHARE
Back to Top