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Frontiers of Information Technology & Electronic Engineering  2019 Vol.20 No.4 P.481-489


Recent developments in novel silica-based optical fibers

Author(s):  Ting-yun Wang, Fu-fei Pang, Su-juan Huang, Jian-xiang Wen, Huan-huan Liu, Li-bo Yuan

Affiliation(s):  Key Laboratory of Specialty Fiber Optics and Optical Access Networks, Joint International Research Laboratory of Specialty Fiber Optics and Advanced Communication, Shanghai Institute for Advanced Communication and Data Science, Shanghai University, Shanghai 200444, China; more

Corresponding email(s):   lbyuan@vip.sina.com

Key Words:  Optical fiber, Fiber optic device, Silica-based special fiber

Ting-yun Wang, Fu-fei Pang, Su-juan Huang, Jian-xiang Wen, Huan-huan Liu, Li-bo Yuan. Recent developments in novel silica-based optical fibers[J]. Frontiers of Information Technology & Electronic Engineering, 2019, 20(4): 481-489.

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We have summarized our recent work in the area of novel silica-based optical fibers, which can be classified into two types: silica optical fiber doped with special elements including Bi, Al, and Ce, and micro-structured multi-core fibers. For element-doped optical fiber, the Bi/Al co-doped silica fibers could exhibit a fluorescence spectrum covering the wavelength range between 1000 and 1400 nm with a full width at half maximum (FWHM) of about 150 nm, which enables its use in fiber amplifiers and laser systems. The Ce-doped fiber’s center wavelengths of excitation and emission are about 340 and 430 nm, respectively. The sapphire-derived fiber (SDF) with high alumina dopant concentration in the core can form mullite through heating and cooling with arc-discharge treatment. This SDF can be further developed for an intrinsic Fabry-Perot interferometric that can withstand 1200 °C, which allows it to be used in high-temperature sensing applications. Owing to the strong evanescent field, micro- structured multi-core fiber can be used in a wide range of applications in biological fiber optic sensing, chemical measurement, and interference-related devices. Coaxial-core optical fiber is another novel kind of silica-based optical fiber that has two coaxial waveguide cores and can be used for optical trapping and micro-particle manipulation by generating a highly focused conical optical field. The recent developments of these novel fibers are discussed.


摘要:综述了两类新型光纤的最新研究进展,主要包括掺铋、铝、铈等元素的二氧化硅光纤和微结构多芯光纤。作为掺杂特殊元素的光纤,铋铝共掺杂二氧化硅光纤的荧光光谱波长为1000到1400 nm,半高宽(FWHM)约为150 nm,可用于光纤放大器和激光系统。铈掺杂光纤的激发和发射中心波长分别约为340和430 nm。在纤芯中掺杂高浓度氧化铝的蓝宝石衍生光纤(SDF)经电弧放电加热、冷却处理后可形成莫来石。SDF可进一步开发为能承受1200°C高温的法布里-珀罗干涉仪,用于高温传感。由于强消逝场,微结构多芯光纤被广泛应用于生物光纤传感、化学测量等领域。同轴芯光纤是一种具有两个同轴双波导纤芯的新型光纤。将光纤端制备成锥状,能产生紧致聚焦光场,可应用于光学捕获和微粒操纵。本文讨论了这些新型光纤的研究进展。


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