Chapter 16. Preparation and Application of Functionalized Photonic Crystal Fibres

  1. Prof. Ralf B. Wehrspohn4,5,
  2. Prof. H.-S. Kitzerow6 and
  3. Prof. Kurt Busch7
  1. H. Bartelt1,
  2. J. Kirchhof1,
  3. J. Kobelke1,
  4. K. Schuster1,
  5. A. Schwuchow1,
  6. K. Mörl1,
  7. U. Röpke1,
  8. J. Leppert1,
  9. H. Lehmann1,
  10. S. Smolka2,
  11. M. Barth2,
  12. O. Benson2,
  13. S. Taccheo3 and
  14. C. D'Andrea

Published Online: 4 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527621880.ch16

Nanophotonic Materials: Photonic Crystals, Plasmonics, and Metamaterials

Nanophotonic Materials: Photonic Crystals, Plasmonics, and Metamaterials

How to Cite

Bartelt, H., Kirchhof, J., Kobelke, J., Schuster, K., Schwuchow, A., Mörl, K., Röpke, U., Leppert, J., Lehmann, H., Smolka, S., Barth, M., Benson, O., Taccheo, S. and D'Andrea, C. (2008) Preparation and Application of Functionalized Photonic Crystal Fibres, in Nanophotonic Materials: Photonic Crystals, Plasmonics, and Metamaterials (eds R. B. Wehrspohn, H.-S. Kitzerow and K. Busch), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527621880.ch16

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Fraunhofer-Institute for Mechanics of Materials, Halle; Germany

  2. 5

    Martin-Luther University, Halle-Wittenberg, Institute of Physics, 06099 Halle, Germany

  3. 6

    Department of Physical Chemistry FB13, University of Paderborn, Faculty of Science, Warburger Str. 100, 33098 Paderborn, Germany

  4. 7

    Universität Karlsruhe, Institute of Thoeretical Solid State Physics, 76128 Karlsruhe, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institute of Photonic Technology, Albert-Einstein-Straße 9, 07745 Jena, Germany

  2. 2

    Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Institute of Physics, Nano Optics Group, Hausvogteiplatz 5–7, 10117 Berlin, Germany

  3. 3

    Politecnico di Milano, Physics Department, Piazza L. da Vinci 32, 20133 Milano, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 20 FEB 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527408580

Online ISBN: 9783527621880

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Keywords:

  • nanophotonic materials;
  • photonic crystal fibres (PCFs);
  • preparation;
  • silica-based PCFs;
  • photonic band gap fibres;
  • non-silica PCF;
  • linear applications;
  • nonlinear applications

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • General Preparation Techniques for PCFs

  • Silica-Based PCFs with Index Guiding

    • Specific Properties of Pure Silica PCFs

    • PCF with Very Large Mode Field Parameter (VLMA-PCF)

    • Doped Silica PCF with Germanium-Doped Holey Core

    • Highly Germanium-Doped Index Guiding PCF

  • Photonic Band Gap Fibres

  • Non-Silica PCF

  • Selected Linear and Nonlinear Applications

    • Spectral Sensing

    • Supercontinuum Generation

  • Conclusions

  • References