Dual-Core Photonic Crystal Fiber for Use in Fiber Filters

Abstract

An asymmetrical dual-core photonic crystal fiber (DC-PCF), which possesses all circular air holes, is proposed. By setting appropriate geometrical parameters, the wavelength-selective coupling property is realized, and a compact optical filter with a short length of 1.83 mm based on the DC-PCF is designed. The spectral transmission characteristics of the filter are investigated by the beam propagation method. The results demonstrate that the optical filter possesses a bandwidth of ∼ 58 nm and small sidelobes. The proposed optical filter could be used in the integrated optical systems.

Publication DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/JPHOT.2016.2539603
Divisions: College of Engineering & Physical Sciences > Aston Institute of Photonics Technology (AIPT)
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Uncontrolled Keywords: DC-PCF,optical filter,transmission characteristics,Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics,Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Publication ISSN: 1943-0655
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PURE Output Type: Article
Published Date: 2016-04-01
Accepted Date: 2016-03-05
Authors: Jiang, Haiming
Wang, Erlei
Xie, Kang
Hu, Zhijia (ORCID Profile 0000-0002-8960-5318)

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