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Macro-bending loss properties of photonic crystal fibre

Macro-bending loss properties of photonic crystal fibre

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Photonic crystal fibres are examined with respect to bending loss. An equivalent step-index fibre is modelled using an effective-index approach for the microstructured cladding. Measurements have been performed in a broad spectral range, and the results agree well with the calculated losses.

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