Modal analysis of a multimode polarization-maintaining plastic optical fiber fabricated using poly(methyl methacrylate/benzyl methacrylate) copolymer

Rei A. Furukawa, Akihiro Tagaya, Yasuhiro Koike

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We report an experimental demonstration of a multimode polarization- maintaining fiber that has extinction ratio (ER) of 14.0 dB at 1 m propagation, and this value was compared to those measured from different kinds of commercially available multimode fibers. The sample fiber was fabricated using poly(methyl methacrylate/benzyl methacrylate), which we named as polarization-maintaining graded-index plastic optical fiber. A measurement setup was developed in order to measure the ER in the cases when different points of the fiber core was launched. Birefringence and the output near field pattern for each launching points have exhibited a clear correlation to the measured ER.l

元の言語English
記事番号103303
ジャーナルApplied Physics Letters
93
発行部数10
DOI
出版物ステータスPublished - 2008

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plastic fibers
polymethyl methacrylate
copolymers
optical fibers
extinction
fibers
polarization
launching
birefringence
near fields
propagation
output

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