The University of Southampton
University of Southampton Institutional Repository

Rectangular mode transformers in tapered single-mode fibres

Hussey, C.D., Birks, T.A., Wingfield, A.M., Niu, A., Kenny, R. and Dong, L. (1989) Rectangular mode transformers in tapered single-mode fibres Electronics Letters, 25, (21), pp. 1419-1420. (doi:10.1049/el:19890947).

Record type: Article


A single-mode fibre, polished on both sides and subsequently tapered, yields a low-loss circular-to-rectangular mode transformer. This device should permit more efficient interconnection of circular fibres to rectangular integrated-optic and semiconductor waveguides.

Full text not available from this repository.

More information

Published date: 1989


Local EPrints ID: 78452
ISSN: 0013-5194
PURE UUID: 750a6812-2fe9-4e9b-97f6-1dc2b11bb5dd

Catalogue record

Date deposited: 11 Mar 2010
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 23:24

Export record



Author: C.D. Hussey
Author: T.A. Birks
Author: A.M. Wingfield
Author: A. Niu
Author: R. Kenny
Author: L. Dong

University divisions

Download statistics

Downloads from ePrints over the past year. Other digital versions may also be available to download e.g. from the publisher's website.

View more statistics

Atom RSS 1.0 RSS 2.0

Contact ePrints Soton:

ePrints Soton supports OAI 2.0 with a base URL of

This repository has been built using EPrints software, developed at the University of Southampton, but available to everyone to use.

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue without changing your settings, we will assume that you are happy to receive cookies on the University of Southampton website.