Trifluoromethyl-substituted styrene-based polymer optical fibers

K. Koike, H. Teng, Y. Koike, Y. Okamoto

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Abstract

2-trifluoromethyl styrene (TFMSt) and 1,4-bis(phenylthio) benzene were synthesized. As the core and cladding base materials of graded-index polymer optical fiber, TFMSt polymers with several dopants and copolymers of TFMSt and methyl methacrylate were investigated, respectively. As the result of RI and Tg measurements, the fiber is expected to have the high Tg over 140 °C as well as the low-loss property that is specific to styrene-based fibers.

Original languageEnglish
Pages133-137
Number of pages5
Publication statusPublished - 2011 Dec 1
Event20th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibers, POF 2011 - Bilbao, Spain
Duration: 2011 Sep 142011 Sep 16

Other

Other20th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibers, POF 2011
CountrySpain
CityBilbao
Period11/9/1411/9/16

Keywords

  • 1, 4-bis(phenylthio) benzene
  • 2-trifluoromethyl styrene
  • Graded-index polymer optical fiber
  • High glass transition temperature

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Materials Chemistry
  • Polymers and Plastics

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    Koike, K., Teng, H., Koike, Y., & Okamoto, Y. (2011). Trifluoromethyl-substituted styrene-based polymer optical fibers. 133-137. Paper presented at 20th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibers, POF 2011, Bilbao, Spain.