Experimental demonstration of phase matching between two different photonic bandgaps in Hybrid Photonic Crystal Fibers

Conference: ECOC 2007 - 33rd European Conference and Exhibition of Optical Communication
09/16/2007 - 09/20/2007 at Berlin, Germany

Proceedings: ECOC 2007

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Arismar, Cerqueira S. Jr.; Cordeiro, C. M. B.; Hernandez-Figueroa, H. E. (Optics and Photonics Research Center, Unicamp, 13083-970, Campinas-SP, Brazil)
Knight, J. C. (Centre for Photonics and Photonics Materials, Department of Physics, University of Bath, Claverton Down, Bath, BA2 7AY, UK)

We have experimentally demonstrated, for the first time, phase matching between 02 different photonic bandgaps of an optical fiber. It was got by launching femtosecond pulses near a zero-dispersion wavelength of Hybrid Photonic Crystal Fibers.