Inorganic Materials

, Volume 41, Issue 4, pp 434–437

Effect of core glass composition on the optical properties of active fibers

Authors

  • V. F. Khopin
    • Institute of Chemistry of High-Purity SubstancesRussian Academy of Sciences
  • A. A. Umnikov
    • Institute of Chemistry of High-Purity SubstancesRussian Academy of Sciences
  • N. N. Vechkanov
    • Institute of Chemistry of High-Purity SubstancesRussian Academy of Sciences
  • A. E. Rozental’
    • Institute of Chemistry of High-Purity SubstancesRussian Academy of Sciences
  • A. N. Gur’yanov
    • Institute of Chemistry of High-Purity SubstancesRussian Academy of Sciences
  • M. M. Bubnov
    • Fiber Optics Research Center, Prokhorov General Physics InstituteRussian Academy of Sciences
  • A. A. Rybaltovskii
    • Fiber Optics Research Center, Prokhorov General Physics InstituteRussian Academy of Sciences
  • A. V. Belov
    • Fiber Optics Research Center, Prokhorov General Physics InstituteRussian Academy of Sciences
  • E. M. Dianov
    • Fiber Optics Research Center, Prokhorov General Physics InstituteRussian Academy of Sciences
Article

DOI: 10.1007/s10789-005-0148-3

Cite this article as:
Khopin, V.F., Umnikov, A.A., Vechkanov, N.N. et al. Inorg Mater (2005) 41: 434. doi:10.1007/s10789-005-0148-3

Abstract

We optimized the composition of core glass for active fibers. Using solution doping, we obtained aluminogermanosilicate core fibers containing up to 0.6 mol % Yb2O3 with optical losses within 10 dB/km.

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