Ultra Low Nonlinear Telecom Fibre by Hole Assisted Technique

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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Shimotakahara, I.; Sugizaki, R.; Mimura, Y.; Yagi, T. (Fitel Photonics laboratory, The Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd., 6, Yawata-kaigandori, Ichihara, Chiba, 290-8555, Japan)

Hole assisted fibre with less than half nonlinearity of standard SMFs was investigated. Fabricated fibre has Aeff of 180micrometer2, reduced n2 and larger dispersion coefficient, simultaneously. Low loss splice is available with regular fusion splicer.