Extending the Use of Polymers through Hollow-Core Polymer Fibres

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

Proceedings: ECOC 2007

Pages: 2Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Argyros, Alexander; Pla, Jarryd (Optical Fibre Technology Centre, Bldg C80, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia)
Poladian, Leon; Docherty, Andrew (School of Mathematics and Statistics, Carslaw F07, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia)

We investigate kagome lattice hollow-core polymer fibres. The very low overlap between the core mode and the polymer is crucial to the guidance mechanism and allows polymer fibres to be used in the infrared.