Abstract

The effectively single-mode regime is analyzed for a class of large mode area multicore fibers. The performance tradeoff between bend loss, single-modedness, and mode area for these fibers is shown to be at best equivalent to step-index fiber.

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Abdou-Ahmed, M.

Albin, S.

Birge, J. R.

Bochove, E. J.

Bourdon, P.

Bouwmans, G.

Canat, G.

Chang, G.

Chen, H.-W.

Chen, L.-J.

Cheo, P. K.

Dimarcello, F. V.

Dong, L.

Feder, K.

Fini, J. M.

Galvanauskas, A.

Ghalmi, S.

Goldberg, L.

Graf, T.

Guo, S.

Headley, C.

Jetschke, S.

Kärtner, F. X.

King, G. G.

Kliner, D. A. V.

Knight, J.

Koplow, J. P.

Li, J.

Liu, C.-H.

Lombard, L.

Marcuse, D.

Monberg, E.

Nicholson, J. W.

Peng, X.

Percival, R.

Ramachandran, S.

Rogowski, R.

Russell, P.

Sosnowski, T.

Spittel, R.

Tai, H.

Vogel, M. M.

Voss, A.

Wadsworth, W.

Westbrook, P. S.

Wisk, P.

Wu, F.

Yablon, A. D.

Yan, M. F.

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J. Oh, C. Headley, M. J. Andrejco, A. D. Yablon, and D. J. DiGiovanni, “Increased Pulsed Amplifier Efficiency by Manipulating the Fiber Dopant Distribution,” in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2006), paper CTuQ3.

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