Five-ring hollow-core photonic bandgap fiber with 1.8 dB/km loss

Michael H. Frosz, J. Nold, T. Weiss, Alessio Stefani, S. Rammler, F. Babic, P. St.J. Russell

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A 19-cell hollow-core photonic bandgap fiber reaching 1.8±0.5 dB/km loss is reported. Despite expanded corner-holes in the first ring adjacent to the core, and only five cladding rings, the minimum loss is close to the previous record of 1.2 dB/km.
Original languageEnglish
Publication date2012
Publication statusPublished - 2012
Externally publishedYes
EventFrontiers in Optics 2012 (FiO) - The Rochester Riverside Convention Center, Rochester, NY, United States
Duration: 14 Oct 201218 Oct 2012


ConferenceFrontiers in Optics 2012 (FiO)
LocationThe Rochester Riverside Convention Center
CountryUnited States
CityRochester, NY
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Frosz, M. H., Nold, J., Weiss, T., Stefani, A., Rammler, S., Babic, F., & St.J. Russell, P. (2012). Five-ring hollow-core photonic bandgap fiber with 1.8 dB/km loss. Paper presented at Frontiers in Optics 2012 (FiO), Rochester, NY, United States.