Supercontinuum Generation by Higher-order Mode Excitation in a Photonic Crystal Fiber
Conference: ECOC 2009 - 35th European Conference on Optical Communication
09/20/2009 - 09/24/2009 at Vienna, Austria
Proceedings: ECOC 2009
Pages: 4Language: englishTyp: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Degiorgi, V.; Tartara, L. (Department of Electronics, University of Pavia, 27100 Pavia, Italy)
Cherif, R.; Zghal, M. (Cirta’Com Laboratory, Engineering School of Communication of Tunis (Sup’Com), Ghazala Technopark, 2083, Ariana, Tunisia)
Higher-order-mode excitation experiments are interesting because the anomalous dispersion region is shifted towards smaller wavelengths and because the existence of a cut-off wavelength generates spectral broadening only on the blue side of the pump wavelength.