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Analysis of the linearly polarised nodes in elliptical-core fibre.

Hu, X, South, Richard and Rutter, Malcolm (1994) Analysis of the linearly polarised nodes in elliptical-core fibre. IEE Proceedings-Optoelectron, l4l (6). pp. 356-362. ISSN 1350-2433

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The linearly polarised (LP) modes in elliptical-core fibre have been analysed theoretically. It was found that the electromagnetic fields of the LP modes in elliptical-core fibre can be expressed as a combination of Mathieu and modified Mathieu functions. The modal characteristic equations and propagation constants are derived. The cutoff frequencies of several lower order modes have been calculated and their propagation characteristics plotted. The effects of core ellipticity on the modal cutoff values and mode transmissions are addressed

Item Type: Article
Print ISSN: 1350-2433
Electronic ISSN: 1359-7078
Uncontrolled Keywords: linearly polarised modes; elliptical-core fibre; electromagnetic fields; LP modes; Mathieu functions; modal characteristic equations; propagation constants; cutoff frequencies; lower order modes; propagation characteristics; core ellipticity; mode transmissions; optical fibre;
University Divisions/Research Centres: Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Creative Industries > School of Computing
Dewey Decimal Subjects: 600 Technology > 620 Engineering > 621 Electronic & mechanical engineering > 621.3 Electrical & electronic engineering > 621.36 Optical engineering including lasers & fibre optics
Library of Congress Subjects: T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
Item ID: 3264
Depositing User: Computing Research
Date Deposited: 07 Jul 2010 15:23
Last Modified: 07 Jul 2010 15:23
URI: http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/3264

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