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5 December 2005 Low-loss optical modes guided in Bragg fiber arrays
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Proceedings Volume 6019, Passive Components and Fiber-based Devices II; 60190R (2005)
Event: Asia-Pacific Optical Communications, 2005, Shanghai, China
In this paper, the ability of Bragg fiber array to guide optical mode is investigated theoretically. Simulation shows that Bragg fiber array can be looked as a good waveguide to guide inter-fiber modes, which are supported by the external reflection of the 1-D photonic crystal claddings of the Bragg fibers. The mechanism of leakage loss of the inter-fiber is analyzed, showing that the TM01-like mode has the lowest leakage loss and less than 1dB/m leakage loss can be achieve under the wavelength of 10.6μm. As an open waveguide or 2-D microcavity, the Bragg fiber array has wide potential applications including processes of interaction between light and atoms or molecules.
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Chenxi Lin, Wei Zhang, Yidong Huang, and Jiangde Peng "Low-loss optical modes guided in Bragg fiber arrays", Proc. SPIE 6019, Passive Components and Fiber-based Devices II, 60190R (5 December 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.636306;


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