2 June 2014 Extruded single ring hollow core optical fibers for Raman sensing
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Proceedings Volume 9157, 23rd International Conference on Optical Fibre Sensors; 915782 (2014) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2059407
Event: OFS2014 23rd International Conference on Optical Fiber Sensors, 2014, Santander, Spain
In this work we report the fabrication of the first extruded hollow core optical fiber with a single ring of cladding holes. A lead-silicate glass billet is used to produce a preform through glass extrusion to create a larger-scale version of the final structure that is subsequently drawn to an optical fiber. The simple single suspended ring structure allows antiresonance reflection guiding. The resulting fibers were used to perform Raman sensing of liquid samples filling the length of the fiber, demonstrating its potential for fiber sensing applications.
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G. Tsiminis, G. Tsiminis, K. J. Rowland, K. J. Rowland, H. Ebendorff-Heidepriem, H. Ebendorff-Heidepriem, N. A. Spooner, N. A. Spooner, T. M. Monro, T. M. Monro, } "Extruded single ring hollow core optical fibers for Raman sensing", Proc. SPIE 9157, 23rd International Conference on Optical Fibre Sensors, 915782 (2 June 2014); doi: 10.1117/12.2059407; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2059407


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