Optimization of Tapered Photonic Crystal Fibers for Blue-Enhanced Supercontinuum Generation

Uffe Møller, Simon Toft Sørensen, Casper Larsen, Christian Jakobsen, Jeppe Johansen, Peter M. Moselund, Carsten L. Thomsen, Ole Bang

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    Tapering of photonic crystal fibers is an effective way of shifting the dispersive wavelength edge of a supercontinuum spectrum down in the deep-blue. We discuss the optimum taper profile for blue-enhanced supercontinuum generation.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationProceedings of Nonlinear Photonics
    Number of pages2
    PublisherOptical Society of America
    Publication date2012
    ISBN (Print)978-1-55752-946-6
    Publication statusPublished - 2012
    EventNonlinear Photonics (NP) - Cheyenne Mountain Resort, Colorado Springs, CO, United States
    Duration: 17 Jun 201221 Jun 2012


    ConferenceNonlinear Photonics (NP)
    LocationCheyenne Mountain Resort
    Country/TerritoryUnited States
    CityColorado Springs, CO
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