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Tailoring of the Local Environment of Active Ions in Rare-Earth- and Transition-Metal-Doped Optical Fibres, and Potential Applications

By Bernard Dussardier, Wilfried Blanc and Pavel Peterka

Submitted: March 15th 2011Reviewed: August 9th 2011Published: February 22nd 2012

DOI: 10.5772/30125

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Bernard Dussardier, Wilfried Blanc and Pavel Peterka (February 22nd 2012). Tailoring of the Local Environment of Active Ions in Rare-Earth- and Transition-Metal-Doped Optical Fibres, and Potential Applications, Selected Topics on Optical Fiber Technology, Moh. Yasin, Sulaiman W. Harun and Hamzah Arof, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/30125. Available from:

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