Observation of background fluorescence in a poled fiber

E. Y. Zhu*, Z. Tang, E. A. Lee Kim-Koon, L. Qian, L. G. Helt, M. Liscidini, J. E. Sipe, C. Corbari, A. Canagasabey, M. Ibsen, P. G. Kazansky

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We observe broadband fluorescence (1260-1610 nm) in a periodically-poled silica fiber pumped at 775 nm; it is a noise contribution to correlated photon pair generation. The fluorescence is significantly lower in an identical, but unpoled, fiber.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAdvanced Photonics Congress 2011
Subtitle of host publicationOSA Technical Digest (CD)
Place of PublicationWashington D.C.
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
Number of pages1
ISBN (Print)9781557529138
Publication statusPublished - 2011
Externally publishedYes
EventAdvanced Photonics: Meeting Congress - The Westin Harbour Castle, Toronto, Canada
Duration: 12 Jun 201116 Jun 2011


ConferenceAdvanced Photonics: Meeting Congress


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