Please wait a minute...
Chin. Phys. B, 2012, Vol. 21(2): 024211    DOI: 10.1088/1674-1056/21/2/024211
GENERAL Prev   Next  

Equilateral pentagon polarization maintaining photonic crystal fibre with low nonlinearity

Yang Han-Rui,Li Xu-You,Hong Wei,Hao Jin-Hui
Automation College, Harbin Engineering University, Harbin 150001, China
Abstract  A new pentagon polarization maintaining photonic crystal fibre with low nonlinearity is introduced. The full vector finite element method was used to investigate the distribution and the effective area of modal field, the nonlinear properties, the effective indices of two orthogonal polarization modes and the birefringence of the new PM-PCF effectively. It is found that the birefringence of the new polarization maintaining photonic crystal fibre can easily achieve the order of 10-4, and it can obtain higher birefringence, larger effectively mode-field area and lower nonlinearity than traditional hexagonal polarization maintaining photonic crystal fibre with the same hole pitch, same hole diameter, and same ring number. It is important for sensing and communication applications, especially has potential application for fibre optical gyroscope.
Keywords:  photonic crystal fibres      fibre optical gyroscope      birefringence      nonlinearity  
Received:  15 June 2011      Revised:  24 July 2011      Published:  30 January 2012
PACS:  42.81.-i (Fiber optics)  
  42.81.Gs (Birefringence, polarization)  
  47.11.Fg (Finite element methods)  
Fund: Project supported by the Specific Scientific and Technological Cooperation between China and Russia (Grant No. 2010DFR80140).
Corresponding Authors:  Yang Han-Rui,yanghanrui1208@yahoo.cn     E-mail:  yanghanrui1208@yahoo.cn

Cite this article: 

Yang Han-Rui,Li Xu-You,Hong Wei,Hao Jin-Hui Equilateral pentagon polarization maintaining photonic crystal fibre with low nonlinearity 2012 Chin. Phys. B 21 024211

[1] Knight J C, Birks T A, Russell P S J and Atkin D M 1996 Opt. Lett. 21 1547
[2] Rajarajan M, Rahman B M A, Kabir A K M S and Grattan K T 2005 Proc. SPIE 345 5650
[3] Ju J, Jin W and Demokan M S 2003 IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 15 1375
[4] Kejalakshmy N, Rahman B M A, Agrawal A, Wongcharoen T and Grattan K T V 2008 Appl. Phys. B 223 93
[5] Blanch A O, Knight J C, Wadsworth W J, Arriaga J, Mangan B J, Birks T A and Russell P St J 2000 Opt. Lett. 25 1325
[6] Hansen T P, Broeng J, Libori S E B, Knuders E, Bjarklev A, Jensen J R and Simonsen H 2001 IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 13 588
[7] Yang Q Q and Hou L T 2009 Acta Phys. Sin. 58 8345 (in Chinese)
[8] Guo Y Y and Hou L T 2010 Acta Phys. Sin. 59 4036 (in Chinese)
[9] Zhang L, Li S G, Yao Y Y, Fu B, Zhang M Y and Zheng Y 2010 Acta Phys. Sin. 59 1101 (in Chinese)
[10] Yan H F, Yu Z Y, Tian H D, Liu Y M and Han L H 2010 Acta Phys. Sin. 59 3273 (in Chinese)
[11] Li Y F, Hu M L and Wang Q Y 2003 Chin. J. Lasers 30 427 (in Chinese)
[12] Zhang M Y, Li S G, Yao Y Y, Zhang L, Fu B and Yin G B 2010 Acta Phys. Sin. 59 3278 (in Chinese)
[13] Kishor K, Shinha R K, Varshney A D and Singh J 2009 Proc. SPIE 7420 742015
[14] Li X Y, Yang H R, He Z and Zhang Y G 2010 Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Information and Automation Harbin, China, June 20-23 2010 p. 1438
[15] Mishra S S and Singh V K 2011 Optik. 122 687
[16] Tian H D, Yu Z Y, Han L H and Liu Y M 2008 IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 22 20
[17] Li S G, Cheng T L, Zhou G Y and Hou L T 2006 Proc. SPIE 6344 63440G
[18] Liu Y C and Lai Y 2005 Opt. Express 13 225
[1] Polarization manipulation of bright-dark vector bisolitons
Yan Zhou(周延), Xiaoyan Lin(林晓艳), Meisong Liao(廖梅松), Guoying Zhao(赵国营), and Yongzheng Fang(房永征). Chin. Phys. B, 2021, 30(3): 034208.
[2] Pulse shaping of bright-dark vector soliton pair
Yan Zhou(周延), Yuefeng Li(李月锋), Xia Li(李夏), Meisong Liao(廖梅松), Jingshan Hou(侯京山), Yongzheng Fang(房永征). Chin. Phys. B, 2020, 29(5): 054202.
[3] Generating Kerr nonlinearity with an engineered non-Markovian environment
Fei-Lei Xiong(熊飞雷), Wan-Li Yang(杨万里), Mang Feng(冯芒). Chin. Phys. B, 2020, 29(4): 040302.
[4] Unconventional photon blockade in a three-mode system with double second-order nonlinear coupling
Hong-Yu Lin(林宏宇), Hui Yang(杨慧), and Zhi-Hai Yao(姚治海). Chin. Phys. B, 2020, 29(12): 120304.
[5] Dynamics of two levitated nanospheres nonlinearly coupling with non-Markovian environment
Xun Li(李逊), Biao Xiong(熊标), Shilei Chao(晁石磊), Jiasen Jin(金家森), Ling Zhou(周玲). Chin. Phys. B, 2019, 28(5): 050302.
[6] Effect of thermally induced birefringence on high power picosecond azimuthal polarization Nd:YAG laser system
Hongpan Peng(彭红攀), Ce Yang(杨策), Shang Lu(卢尚), Ning Ma(马宁), Meng Chen(陈檬). Chin. Phys. B, 2019, 28(2): 024205.
[7] High birefringence, low loss, and flattened dispersion photonic crystal fiber for terahertz application
Dou-Dou Wang(王豆豆), Chang-Long Mu(穆长龙), De-Peng Kong(孔德鹏), Chen-Yu Guo(郭晨瑜). Chin. Phys. B, 2019, 28(11): 118701.
[8] Modeling and identification of magnetostrictive hysteresis with a modified rate-independent Prandtl-Ishlinskii model
Wei Wang(王伟), Jun-en Yao(姚骏恩). Chin. Phys. B, 2018, 27(9): 098503.
[9] Polarization-based range-gated imaging in birefringent medium:Effect of size parameter
Heng Tian(田恒), Jing-Ping Zhu(朱京平), Shu-Wen Tan(谭树文), Jing-Jing Tian(田晶晶), Yun-Yao Zhang(张云尧), Xun Hou(侯洵). Chin. Phys. B, 2018, 27(12): 124203.
[10] Exact solitary wave solutions of a nonlinear Schrödinger equation model with saturable-like nonlinearities governing modulated waves in a discrete electrical lattice
Serge Bruno Yamgoué, Guy Roger Deffo, Eric Tala-Tebue, François Beceau Pelap. Chin. Phys. B, 2018, 27(12): 126303.
[11] Surface plasmon polariton at the interface of dielectric and graphene medium using Kerr effect
Bakhtawar, Muhammad Haneef, B A Bacha, H Khan, M Atif. Chin. Phys. B, 2018, 27(11): 114215.
[12] Birefringence via Doppler broadening and prevention of information hacking
Humayun Khan, Muhammad Haneef, Bakhtawar. Chin. Phys. B, 2018, 27(1): 014201.
[13] Design of photonic crystal fiber with elliptical air-holes to achieve simultaneous high birefringence and nonlinearity
Min Liu(刘敏), Jingyun Hou(侯静云), Xu Yang(杨虚), Bingyue Zhao(赵昺玥), Ping Shum. Chin. Phys. B, 2018, 27(1): 014206.
[14] Electro-optical properties of high birefringence liquid crystal compounds with isothiocyanate and naphthyl group
Zeng-Hui Peng(彭增辉), Qi-Dong Wang(王启东), Shao-Xin Wang(王少鑫), Li-Shuang Yao(姚丽双), Yong-Gang Liu(刘永刚), Li-Fa Hu(胡立发), Zhao-Liang Cao(曹召良), Quan-Quan Mu(穆全全), Cheng-Liang Yang(杨程亮), Li Xuan(宣丽). Chin. Phys. B, 2017, 26(9): 094210.
[15] Correction of walk-off-induced wavefront distortion for continuous-wave laser
Hongxin Zou(邹宏新), Guozhu Chen(陈国柱), Yue Wu(伍越), Yong Shen(沈咏), Qu Liu(刘曲). Chin. Phys. B, 2016, 25(9): 094211.
No Suggested Reading articles found!