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Title: Highly stable fiber Bragg gratings written in hydrogen-loaded fiber
Authors: Guan, Bai-ou
Tam, Hwa-yaw
Tao, Xiaoming
Dong, Xiao-yi
Subjects: Fabrication
Fibre Bragg gratings
Photosensitivity
Thermal stability
Issue Date: Oct-2000
Publisher: IEEE
Source: IEEE photonics technology letters, Oct. 2000, v. 12, no. 10, p.1349-1351.
Abstract: We demonstrated that the thermal stability of fiber Bragg gratings written in hydrogen-loaded standard fibers can be significantly enhanced by preirradiating the fiber with UV beam before writing gratings. Our experimental result shows that these gratings maintained more than 60% of their initial index modulation after 10 hours at 605 °C.
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Type: Journal/Magazine Article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10397/533
DOI: 10.1109/68.883826
ISSN: 1041-1135
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