Large Mode Area Single-Mode Ytterbium Doped All-Solid Photonic Bandgap Fiber

Conference: ECOC 2009 - 35th European Conference on Optical Communication
09/20/2009 - 09/24/2009 at Vienna, Austria

Proceedings: ECOC 2009

Pages: 2Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Egorova, O. N.; Semjonov, S. L.; Kosolapov, A. F.; Velmiskin, V. V.; Pryamikov, A. D.; Biriukov, A. S.; Dianov, E. M. (Fiber Optics Research Center, 38 Vavilov Street, 119333 Moscow, Russia)
Salganskii, M. Y.; Khopin, V. F.; Yashkov, M. V.; Gurianov, A. N. (Institute of Chemistry of high purity substances, 49 Tropinin Street, 603950 Nizhny Novgorod, Russia)

We report on a new fiber design: an ytterbium-doped single-mode all-solid photonic bandgap fiber with a MFD of 18 micrometers. This fiber design has the potential for scaling to larger MFD.