TITLE

A new analytical model for the field of microstructured optical fibers

AUTHOR(S)
Sharma, Anurag; Chauhan, Hansa
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Optical & Quantum Electronics;Mar2009, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p235
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We present an analytical model for the mode of index-guided microstructured fibers. This model exhibits essential symmetry features of the field unlike the commonly used equivalent step-index (ESI) model. The model is shown to be more accurate than the equivalent step-index (ESI) model in predicting the effective-indices of the mode. Results for the modal effective index, near and far fields and dispersion have been included.
ACCESSION #
48536655

 

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