POLARIZATION MAINTAINING HIGHLY BIREFRINGENT SMALL MODE AREA PHOTONIC CRYSTAL FIBER AT TELECOMMUNICATION WINDOW

Authors

  • S.S. Mishra
  • Vinod K. Singh

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1590/S2179-10742011000100004

Keywords:

Birefringence, Effective mode area, Full-Vector Finite Element Method, Photonic crystal fiber

Abstract

In this paper a highly polarization maintaining birefringent photonic crystal fiber at telecommunication window is reported via Full-Vectorial Finite Element Method(FV-FEM). By taking triangular lattice of three ring hexagonal structure PCF with suitable designing parameterssuch as symmetrical elliptical hole along radial axis of ellipticity a/b=5µm, air hole diameter d=1µm and pitch Λ=2.3µm, high birefringence (2.437×10-3) with small effective mode area(9.47µm2) and beat length (0.64cm) are found at wavelength 1.55µm. 

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Published

2011-08-01

How to Cite

S.S. Mishra, & Vinod K. Singh. (2011). POLARIZATION MAINTAINING HIGHLY BIREFRINGENT SMALL MODE AREA PHOTONIC CRYSTAL FIBER AT TELECOMMUNICATION WINDOW. Journal of Microwaves, Optoelectronics and Electromagnetic Applications (JMOe), 10(1), 33-41. https://doi.org/10.1590/S2179-10742011000100004

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