Open access peer-reviewed Edited volume

Frontiers in Guided Wave Optics and Optoelectronics

As the editor, I feel extremely happy to present to the readers such a rich collection of chapters authored/co-authored by a large number of experts from around the world covering the broad field of guided wave optics and optoelectronics. Most of the chapters are state-of-the-art on respective topics or areas that are emerging. Several authors narrated technological challenges in a lucid manner, which was possible because of individual expertise of the authors in their own subject specialties. I have no doubt that this book will be useful to graduate students, teachers, researchers, and practicing engineers and technologists and that they would love to have it on their book shelves for ready reference at any time.

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Frontiers in Guided Wave Optics and OptoelectronicsEdited by Bishnu Pal

Published: February 1st 2010

DOI: 10.5772/3033

ISBN: 978-953-7619-82-4

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1. Frontiers in Guided Wave Optics and Optoelectronics

By Bishnu Pal

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2. Application Specific Optical Fibers

By Bishnu P. Pal

8690

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3. Nonlinear Properties of Chalcogenide Glass Fibers

By Jas S. Sanghera, L. Brandon Shaw, C. M. Florea, P. Pureza, V. Q. Nguyen, F. Kung, Dan Gibson and I. D. Aggarwal

3996

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4. Irradiation Effects in Optical Fibers

By Sporea Dan, Agnello Simonpietro and Gelardi Franco Mario

3766

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5. Programmable All-Fiber Optical Pulse Shaping

By Antonio Malacarne, Saju Thomas, Francesco Fresi, Luca Potì, Antonella Bogoni and Josè Azaña

2034

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6. Physical Nature of “Slow Light” in Stimulated Brillouin Scattering

By Valeri I. Kovalev, Robert G. Harrison and Nadezhda E. Kotova

1953

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7. Bismuth-doped Silica Fiber Amplifier

By Young-Seok Seo and Yasushi Fujimoto

2599

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8. Radio-over-Fibre Techniques and Performance

By Roberto Llorente and Marta Beltrán

5938

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9. Time-Spectral Visualization of Fundamental Ultrafast Nonlinear-Optical Interactions in Photonic Fibers

By Anatoly Efimov

1805

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10. Dispersion Compensation Devices

By Lingling Chen, Meng Zhang and Zhigang Zhang

6774

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11. Photonic Crystal Fibre for Dispersion Controll

By Zoltán Várallyay and Kunimasa Saitoh

3740

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12. Resonantly Induced Refractive Index Changes in Yb-doped Fibers: the Origin, Properties and Application for All-Fiber Coherent Beam Combining

By Andrei A. Fotiadi, Oleg L. Antipov and Patrice Mégret

2302

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13. Polarization Coupling of Light and Optoelectronics Devices Based on Periodically Poled Lithium Niobate

By Xianfeng Chen, Kun Liu, and Jianhong Shi

2063

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14. All-Optical Wavelength-Selective Switch by Intensity Control in Cascaded Interferometers

By Hiroki Kishikawa, Nobuo Goto and Kenta Kimiya

2234

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15. Nonlinear Optics in Doped Silica Glass Integrated Waveguide Structures

By David Duchesne, Marcello Ferrera, Luca Razzari, Roberto Morandotti, Brent Little, Sai T. Chu and David J. Moss

2717

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16. Advances in Femtosecond Micromachining and Inscription of Micro and Nano Photonic Devices

By Graham N. Smith, Kyriacos Kalli and Kate Sugden

4260

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17. Magneto-Optical Devices for Optical Integrated Circuits

By Vadym Zayets and Koji Ando

4787

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18. Tunable Hollow Optical Waveguide and Its Applications

By Mukesh Kumar, Toru Miura, Yasuki Sakurai and Fumio Koyama

3041

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19. Regenerated Fibre Bragg Gratings

By John Canning, Somnath Bandyopadhyay, Palas Biswas, Mattias Aslund, Michael Stevenson and Kevin Cook

3020

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20. Optical Deposition of Carbon Nanotubes for Fiber-based Device Fabrication

By Ken Kashiwagi and Shinji Yamashita

2771

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21. High Power Tunable Tm3+-fiber Lasers and Its Application in Pumping Cr2+:ZnSe Lasers

By Yulong Tang and Jianqiu Xu

9074

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22. 2 µm Laser Sources and Their Possible Applications

By Karsten Scholle, Samir Lamrini, Philipp Koopmann and Peter Fuhrberg

9518

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23. Designer Laser Resonators based on Amplifying Photonic Crystals

By Alexander Benz, Christoph Deutsch, Gernot Fasching, Karl Unterrainer, Aaron M. Maxwell, Pavel Klang, Werner Schrenk and Gottfried Strasser

2355

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24. High-Power and High Efficiency Yb:YAG Ceramic Laser at Room Temperature

By Shinki Nakamura

3351

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25. Polarization Properties of Laser-Diode-Pumped Microchip Nd:YAG Ceramic Lasers

By Kenju Otsuka

2523

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26. Surface-Emitting Circular Bragg Lasers – A Promising Next-Generation On-Chip Light Source for Optical Communications

By Xiankai Sun and Amnon Yariv

1864

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27. Novel Enabling Technologies for Convergence of Optical and Wireless Access Networks

By Jianjun Yu, Gee-Kung Chang, Zhensheng Jia and Lin Chen

2909

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28. Photonic Crystal Multiplexer/Demultiplexer Device for Optical Communications

By Sahbuddin Shaari and Azliza J. M. Adnan

3764

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29. Improvement Scheme for Directly Modulated Fiber Optical CATV System Performances

By Hai-Han Lu, Ching-Hung Chang and Peng-Chun Peng

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30. Optical Beam Steering Using a 2D MEMS Scanner

By Yves Pétremand, Pierre-André Clerc, Marc Epitaux, Ralf Hauffe, Wilfried Noell and N.F. de Rooij

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