Observation of mode selection in a radially anisotropic cylindrical waveguide with

Shu-Hsia Chen; Tien-Jung Chen
April 1994
Applied Physics Letters;4/11/1994, Vol. 64 Issue 15, p1893
Academic Journal
Observes mode selection in an optical fiber with nematic liquid-crystal cladding. Condition of the TE[sub 01] mode and TM[sub 01] mode; Role of the unique properties of liquid crystal in the fabrication of a fiber with a radially anisotropic cladding; Absence of the TM[sub 01] mode from the output beam.


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