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Measurement of normalised frequency in a single-mode optical fibres

Gambling, W.A., Payne, D.N., Matsumura, H. and Norman, S.R. (1977) Measurement of normalised frequency in a single-mode optical fibres Electronics Letters, 13, (5), pp. 133-135. (doi:10.1049/el:19770094).

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It is shown that methods of measuring the normalised frequency in single-mode fibres through observation of mode cut-off wavelengths give erroneous results. This is because the various loss mechanisms which exist in a practical fibre can have an appreciable effect near cut-off.

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Published date: 1977


Local EPrints ID: 78748
ISSN: 0013-5194
PURE UUID: b90fb9e4-4bc7-4376-abe3-38ed4e108d48

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Date deposited: 11 Mar 2010
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 23:22

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Author: W.A. Gambling
Author: D.N. Payne
Author: H. Matsumura
Author: S.R. Norman

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