TITLE

Enhanced thermal stability of strong gratings written in H-loaded tin-phosphosilicate optical fibers

AUTHOR(S)
Brambilla, Gilberto
PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;11/25/2002, Vol. 81 Issue 22, p4151
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Enhanced photosensitivity has been observed in hydrogen-loaded tin-phosphosilicate fibers by using a 248 nm excimer laser. Isothermal measurements up to 860 K demonstrated significant advantages over fiber gratings written in conventional H-loaded fibers.
ACCESSION #
8528100

 

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