Polarization properties of polymer-based photonic crystal fibers

David Poudereux, Karolina Mileńko, Artur Dybko, José Manuel Otón, Tomasz R. Woliński


Selectively filled photonic crystal fibers with polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS), a silicon-type material, have been studied. Is has been demonstrated that polarization properties of these hybrid devices and the properties of the guided light in relation with the temperature changes, finding that the state of polarization (SOP) change with the increasing temperature but remains constant for a wide spectrum of wavelengths for a determinate temperature.

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