Fiber fuse effect propagation break using optical fiber taper

A. M. Rocha, G. Fernandes, F. Domingues, A. N. Pinto, M. Facão, P. S. André

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Abstract

We report the use of an optical fiber taper to halt the fiber fuse effect propagation. The increase of the mode field diameter in the tapered region results in the inhibition of the fuse propagation through it.

Original languageBritish English
Title of host publication16th Opto-Electronics and Communications Conference, OECC 2011
Pages593-594
Number of pages2
StatePublished - 2011
Event16th Opto-Electronics and Communications Conference, OECC 2011 - Kaohsiung, Taiwan, Province of China
Duration: 4 Jul 20118 Jul 2011

Publication series

Name16th Opto-Electronics and Communications Conference, OECC 2011

Conference

Conference16th Opto-Electronics and Communications Conference, OECC 2011
Country/TerritoryTaiwan, Province of China
CityKaohsiung
Period4/07/118/07/11

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