Large Effective Area Optical Fibres for Lasers and Amplifiers
Conference: ECOC 2007 - 33rd European Conference and Exhibition of Optical Communication
09/16/2007 - 09/20/2007 at Berlin, Germany
Proceedings: ECOC 2007
Pages: 4Language: englishTyp: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Dong, Liang (IMRA America, Inc., 1044 Woodridge Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI, 48105, USA)
Peng, Xiang (Currently at Raydiance, 2602 Challenger Tech Court, Suite 240, Orlando, Florida 32826, USA)
Built-in mode filtering in a leakage channel fibre enables robust fundamental mode operation with effective mode area much larger than that is possible with conventional approaches. Recently effective area exceeding ~3000micrometer2 and PM fibre have been demonstrated.