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Ultrashort Pulse Generation at 1550 nm using a Tapered Photonic Crystal Fiber (PCF)

International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2013 by IJCA Journal
Volume 74 - Number 7
Year of Publication: 2013
Anitha. P
Manimegalai. A

Anitha. P and Manimegalai. A. Article: Ultrashort Pulse Generation at 1550 nm using a Tapered Photonic Crystal Fiber (PCF). International Journal of Computer Applications 74(7):11-14, July 2013. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {Anitha. P and Manimegalai. A},
	title = {Article: Ultrashort Pulse Generation at 1550 nm using a Tapered Photonic Crystal Fiber (PCF)},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2013},
	volume = {74},
	number = {7},
	pages = {11-14},
	month = {July},
	note = {Full text available}


This dissertation aims at generating extremely short laser pulses, popularly referred to as UltraShort Pulses (USPs) whose pulse duration ranges from Pico second to a few Femto seconds. In this work, we attempt at a novel design of a class of fiber called photonic crystal fiber (PCF) new wherein the optical properties, namely, dispersion and nonlinearity decrease exponentially along the propagation direction.


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