Mechanical reliability of fibre Bragg gratings inscribed through the coating by a femtosecond laser

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Authors

  • A. Martinez
  • Y. M.El Shazly
  • K. Sudgen
  • I. Y. Khrushchev
  • I. Bennion

Colleges, School and Institutes

External organisations

  • Aston University
  • Birmingham University
  • School of Engineering, Metallurgy and Materials

Abstract

Degradation of mechanical strength of fibre Bragg gratings inscribed directly through the coating by a femtosecond laser is studied using a tensile test. Results compare favourably with those typically obtained by standard UV inscription.

Details

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2006 European Conference on Optical Communications Proceedings, ECOC 2006
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2006
Event2006 European Conference on Optical Communications, ECOC 2006 - Cannes, France
Duration: 24 Sep 200628 Sep 2006

Publication series

Name2006 European Conference on Optical Communications Proceedings, ECOC 2006

Conference

Conference2006 European Conference on Optical Communications, ECOC 2006
CountryFrance
CityCannes
Period24/09/0628/09/06