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Farwell, S.G., Zervas, M.N., Culverhouse, D.O. and Laming, R.I. (1997) Polarisation independent ( In, Summaries of Papers Presented at the Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO '97 ). Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO '97 ) Piscataway, United States, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers pp. 53-54. (doi:10.1109/CLEO.1997.602231).

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Polarisation independent (<0.01dB) switching at 1.55µm is achieved in a strongly guiding tapered fibre null coupler acousto-optic switch. A strongly fused asymmetric dumbbell cross-section gives the form birefringence required to render the null coupler polarisation insensitive.

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Published date: 1997
Venue - Dates: Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO '97 ), United States, 1997-05-18 - 1997-05-23


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ISBN: 0-7803-4125-2
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Date deposited: 11 Mar 2010
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Author: S.G. Farwell
Author: M.N. Zervas
Author: D.O. Culverhouse
Author: R.I. Laming

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