Air-clad optical fibre filament for generating broadband radiation

John Canning*, Brant C. Gibson, James R. Rabeau, Adrian P. Mancuso, Mattias Aslund, Shane T. Huntington

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A simple broadband optical source is demonstrated by using a high numerical aperture air-clad optical fibre to collect broadband emission of blackbody radiation from the fibre during exposure to high intensity electric arcs.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)379-382
Number of pages4
JournalOptics Communications
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 15 May 2007
Externally publishedYes


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