25 February 2010 Ultraflat supercontinuum generation in an As2S3-based chalcogenide core microstructured fiber
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Proceedings Volume 7598, Optical Components and Materials VII; 75981M (2010) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.840575
Event: SPIE OPTO, 2010, San Francisco, California, United States
Abstract
We propose a chalcogenide (As2S3) core tellurite cladding microstructured fiber with flattened normal dispersion for ultraflat supercontinuum (SC) generation. To realize flattened normal dispersion, the structure parameters are optimized such as the chalcogenide core diameter, the air hole diameter and the distance between the centers of the two neighboring air holes. The ultraflat normal dispersion curve is obtained and the pulse propagation is investigated using a nonlinear Schrödinger equation. It is shown that an ultraflat SC spectrum with deviations less than 4 dB over an octave (from 1400 nm to 3000 nm) can be achieved by the illumination of a pulsed light with a pulse width of 200 fs, central wavelength of 2000 nm and peak power of 1000 W.
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Xin Yan, Xin Yan, Chitrarekha Chaudhari, Chitrarekha Chaudhari, Guanshi Qin, Guanshi Qin, Meisong Liao, Meisong Liao, Takenobu Suzuki, Takenobu Suzuki, Yasutake Ohishi, Yasutake Ohishi, } "Ultraflat supercontinuum generation in an As2S3-based chalcogenide core microstructured fiber", Proc. SPIE 7598, Optical Components and Materials VII, 75981M (25 February 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.840575; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.840575
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