Fabrication of long holey fibers get practical

Noaker, Paula M.
November 1999
Laser Focus World;Nov99, Vol. 35 Issue 11, p20
Discusses the practicality of the fabrication of holey optical fibers. Structure of holey fibers; Optical properties of the fibers; Splicing of the fiber to conventional fiber types; Modification of the fabrication process to produce robust fibers; Initial periodic structure of the fiber.


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