Next Article in Journal
Mechanical Properties of a Water Hyacinth Nanofiber Cellulose Reinforced Thermoplastic Starch Bionanocomposite: Effect of Ultrasonic Vibration during Processing
Next Article in Special Issue
Effect of Nested Elements on Avoided Crossing between the Higher-Order Core Modes and the Air-Capillary Modes in Hollow-Core Antiresonant Optical Fibers
Previous Article in Journal
Behavior of Concrete under the Addition of High Volume of Polyolefin Macro Fiber and Fly Ash
Previous Article in Special Issue
Fabrication of Shatter-Proof Metal Hollow-Core Optical Fibers for Endoscopic Mid-Infrared Laser Applications
Article Menu
Issue 2 (June) cover image

Export Article

Open AccessReview
Fibers 2018, 6(2), 39; https://doi.org/10.3390/fib6020039

Revolver Hollow Core Optical Fibers

Fiber Optics Research Center, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow 119333, Russia
*
Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.
Received: 15 May 2018 / Revised: 4 June 2018 / Accepted: 5 June 2018 / Published: 7 June 2018
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Hollow core optical fibers)
Full-Text   |   PDF [6973 KB, uploaded 7 June 2018]   |  

Abstract

Revolver optical fibers (RF) are special type of hollow-core optical fibers with negative curvature of the core-cladding boundary and with cladding that is formed by a one ring layer of capillaries. The physical mechanisms contributing to the waveguiding parameters of RFs are discussed. The optical properties and possible applications of RFs are reviewed. Special attention is paid to the mid-IR hydrogen Raman lasers that are based on RFs and generating in the wavelength region from 2.9 to 4.4 μm. View Full-Text
Keywords: hollow-core fibers; Raman lasers; negative curvature fibers; microstructured optical fibers hollow-core fibers; Raman lasers; negative curvature fibers; microstructured optical fibers
Figures

Figure 1

This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. (CC BY 4.0).
SciFeed

Share & Cite This Article

MDPI and ACS Style

Bufetov, I.A.; Kosolapov, A.F.; Pryamikov, A.D.; Gladyshev, A.V.; Kolyadin, A.N.; Krylov, A.A.; Yatsenko, Y.P.; Biriukov, A.S. Revolver Hollow Core Optical Fibers. Fibers 2018, 6, 39.

Show more citation formats Show less citations formats

Note that from the first issue of 2016, MDPI journals use article numbers instead of page numbers. See further details here.

Related Articles

Article Metrics

Article Access Statistics

1

Comments

[Return to top]
Fibers EISSN 2079-6439 Published by MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland RSS E-Mail Table of Contents Alert
Back to Top