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Fabrication of a stress-guiding optical fibre

Birch, R.D., Varnham, M.P., Payne, D.N. and Okamoto, K. (1983) Fabrication of a stress-guiding optical fibre Electronics Letters, 19, (21), pp. 866-867. (doi:10.1049/el:19830588).

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The principle of stress guidance in optical fibres is described. An optimum-stress-guidance structure has been designed and fabricated using gas-phase etching. The fibre is the first to have truly single-polarisation operation for all V-values.

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Published date: 1983


Local EPrints ID: 78618
ISSN: 0013-5194
PURE UUID: c2e46618-1a9e-40ef-8994-7e18adf527b2

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

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Author: R.D. Birch
Author: M.P. Varnham
Author: D.N. Payne
Author: K. Okamoto

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