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We report the fabrication of new dehydrated halo-tellurite glass fibers with low OH content (1ppm in weight) and low OH-induced attenuation of 10dB/m in 3-4 µm region. It shows halo-tellurite glass fibers a promising candidate for nonlinear applications in 2-5µm region.

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2002

K. M. Kiang, K. Frampton, T. M. Monro, R. Moore, J. Tucknott, D. W. Hewak, D. J. Richardson, and H. N. Rutt, “Extruded single-mode non-silica glass holey optical fibres,” Electron. Lett.38(12), 546–547 (2002).
[CrossRef]

2001

X. Feng, S. Tanabe, and T. Hanada, “Hydroxyl groups in erbium-doped germanotellurite glasses,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids281(1–3), 48–54 (2001).

2000

1999

1996

O. Humbach, H. Fabian, U. Grzesik, U. Haken, and W. Heitmann, “Analysis of OH absorption bands in synthetic silica,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids203(1), 19–26 (1996).

1995

G. Ghosh, “Sellmeier coefficients and chromatic dispersions for some tellurite glasses,” J. Am. Ceram. Soc.78(10), 2828–2830 (1995).
[CrossRef]

1994

J. S. Wang, E. M. Vogel, and E. Snitzer, “Tellurite glass: a new candidate for fiber devices,” Opt. Mater.3(3), 187–203 (1994).
[CrossRef]

1984

P. W. France, S. F. Carter, J. R. Williams, K. J. Beales, and J. M. Parker, “OH-absorption in fluoride glass infra-red fibres,” Electron. Lett.20(14), 607–608 (1984).
[CrossRef]

1982

S. Nagel, J. B. MacChesney, and K. Walker, “An overview of the modified chemical vapor deposition (MCVD) process and performance,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron.18(4), 459–476 (1982).
[CrossRef]

1978

N. L. Boling, A. J. Glass, and A. Owyoung, “Empirical relationships for predicting non-linear refractive-index changes in optical solids,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron.14(8), 601–608 (1978).
[CrossRef]

1975

M. Poulain, M. Poulain, J. Lucas, and P. Brun, “Verres fluores au tetrafluorure de zirconium proprietes optiques d’un verre dope au Nd3+,” Mater. Res. Bull.10(4), 243–246 (1975).
[CrossRef]

1965

N. S. Kapany and R. J. Simms, “Recent developments of infrared fiber optics,” Infrared Phys.5(2), 69–80 (1965).
[CrossRef]

1949

B. Szigeti, “Polarisability and dielectric constant of ionic crystals,” Trans. Faraday Soc.45, 155–166 (1949).
[CrossRef]

Alam, S.-U.

Beales, K. J.

P. W. France, S. F. Carter, J. R. Williams, K. J. Beales, and J. M. Parker, “OH-absorption in fluoride glass infra-red fibres,” Electron. Lett.20(14), 607–608 (1984).
[CrossRef]

Boling, N. L.

N. L. Boling, A. J. Glass, and A. Owyoung, “Empirical relationships for predicting non-linear refractive-index changes in optical solids,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron.14(8), 601–608 (1978).
[CrossRef]

Brun, P.

M. Poulain, M. Poulain, J. Lucas, and P. Brun, “Verres fluores au tetrafluorure de zirconium proprietes optiques d’un verre dope au Nd3+,” Mater. Res. Bull.10(4), 243–246 (1975).
[CrossRef]

Camerlingo, A.

Carter, S. F.

P. W. France, S. F. Carter, J. R. Williams, K. J. Beales, and J. M. Parker, “OH-absorption in fluoride glass infra-red fibres,” Electron. Lett.20(14), 607–608 (1984).
[CrossRef]

Chen, K. K.

Cordeiro, C. M. B.

Cronin-Golomb, M.

Cundiff, S. T.

S. T. Cundiff and J. Ye, “Colloquium: Femtosecond optical frequency combs,” Rev. Mod. Phys.75(1), 325–342 (2003).
[CrossRef]

Dasgupta, S.

Domachuk, P.

Ebendorff-Heidepriem, H.

Fabian, H.

O. Humbach, H. Fabian, U. Grzesik, U. Haken, and W. Heitmann, “Analysis of OH absorption bands in synthetic silica,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids203(1), 19–26 (1996).

Feng, X.

Flanagan, J. C.

Frampton, K.

K. M. Kiang, K. Frampton, T. M. Monro, R. Moore, J. Tucknott, D. W. Hewak, D. J. Richardson, and H. N. Rutt, “Extruded single-mode non-silica glass holey optical fibres,” Electron. Lett.38(12), 546–547 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Frampton, K. E.

France, P. W.

P. W. France, S. F. Carter, J. R. Williams, K. J. Beales, and J. M. Parker, “OH-absorption in fluoride glass infra-red fibres,” Electron. Lett.20(14), 607–608 (1984).
[CrossRef]

Furniss, D.

M. D. O’Donnell, C. A. Miller, D. Furniss, V. K. Tikhomirov, and A. B. Seddon, “Fluorotellurite glasses with improved mid-infrared transmission,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids331(1–3), 48–57 (2003).

George, A. K.

Ghosh, G.

G. Ghosh, “Sellmeier coefficients and chromatic dispersions for some tellurite glasses,” J. Am. Ceram. Soc.78(10), 2828–2830 (1995).
[CrossRef]

Glass, A. J.

N. L. Boling, A. J. Glass, and A. Owyoung, “Empirical relationships for predicting non-linear refractive-index changes in optical solids,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron.14(8), 601–608 (1978).
[CrossRef]

Grzesik, U.

O. Humbach, H. Fabian, U. Grzesik, U. Haken, and W. Heitmann, “Analysis of OH absorption bands in synthetic silica,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids203(1), 19–26 (1996).

Haken, U.

O. Humbach, H. Fabian, U. Grzesik, U. Haken, and W. Heitmann, “Analysis of OH absorption bands in synthetic silica,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids203(1), 19–26 (1996).

Hanada, T.

X. Feng, S. Tanabe, and T. Hanada, “Hydroxyl groups in erbium-doped germanotellurite glasses,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids281(1–3), 48–54 (2001).

Hänsch, T. W.

A. Schliesser, N. Picqué, and T. W. Hänsch, “Mid-infrared frequency combs,” Nat. Photonics6(7), 440–449 (2012).
[CrossRef]

Heitmann, W.

O. Humbach, H. Fabian, U. Grzesik, U. Haken, and W. Heitmann, “Analysis of OH absorption bands in synthetic silica,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids203(1), 19–26 (1996).

Hewak, D. W.

K. M. Kiang, K. Frampton, T. M. Monro, R. Moore, J. Tucknott, D. W. Hewak, D. J. Richardson, and H. N. Rutt, “Extruded single-mode non-silica glass holey optical fibres,” Electron. Lett.38(12), 546–547 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Horak, P.

Humbach, O.

O. Humbach, H. Fabian, U. Grzesik, U. Haken, and W. Heitmann, “Analysis of OH absorption bands in synthetic silica,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids203(1), 19–26 (1996).

Ibsen, M.

Kapany, N. S.

N. S. Kapany and R. J. Simms, “Recent developments of infrared fiber optics,” Infrared Phys.5(2), 69–80 (1965).
[CrossRef]

Kiang, K. M.

K. M. Kiang, K. Frampton, T. M. Monro, R. Moore, J. Tucknott, D. W. Hewak, D. J. Richardson, and H. N. Rutt, “Extruded single-mode non-silica glass holey optical fibres,” Electron. Lett.38(12), 546–547 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Knight, J. C.

Knight, K.

Kuan, K.

Kumar, P.

Loh, W. H.

Lucas, J.

M. Poulain, M. Poulain, J. Lucas, and P. Brun, “Verres fluores au tetrafluorure de zirconium proprietes optiques d’un verre dope au Nd3+,” Mater. Res. Bull.10(4), 243–246 (1975).
[CrossRef]

MacChesney, J. B.

S. Nagel, J. B. MacChesney, and K. Walker, “An overview of the modified chemical vapor deposition (MCVD) process and performance,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron.18(4), 459–476 (1982).
[CrossRef]

Miller, C. A.

M. D. O’Donnell, C. A. Miller, D. Furniss, V. K. Tikhomirov, and A. B. Seddon, “Fluorotellurite glasses with improved mid-infrared transmission,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids331(1–3), 48–57 (2003).

Monro, T. M.

H. Ebendorff-Heidepriem, K. Kuan, M. R. Oermann, K. Knight, and T. M. Monro, “Extruded tellurite glass and fibers with low OH content for mid-infrared applications,” Opt. Mater. Express2(4), 432–442 (2012).
[CrossRef]

K. M. Kiang, K. Frampton, T. M. Monro, R. Moore, J. Tucknott, D. W. Hewak, D. J. Richardson, and H. N. Rutt, “Extruded single-mode non-silica glass holey optical fibres,” Electron. Lett.38(12), 546–547 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Moore, R.

K. M. Kiang, K. Frampton, T. M. Monro, R. Moore, J. Tucknott, D. W. Hewak, D. J. Richardson, and H. N. Rutt, “Extruded single-mode non-silica glass holey optical fibres,” Electron. Lett.38(12), 546–547 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Nagel, S.

S. Nagel, J. B. MacChesney, and K. Walker, “An overview of the modified chemical vapor deposition (MCVD) process and performance,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron.18(4), 459–476 (1982).
[CrossRef]

O’Donnell, M. D.

M. D. O’Donnell, C. A. Miller, D. Furniss, V. K. Tikhomirov, and A. B. Seddon, “Fluorotellurite glasses with improved mid-infrared transmission,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids331(1–3), 48–57 (2003).

Oermann, M. R.

Omenetto, F. G.

Owyoung, A.

N. L. Boling, A. J. Glass, and A. Owyoung, “Empirical relationships for predicting non-linear refractive-index changes in optical solids,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron.14(8), 601–608 (1978).
[CrossRef]

Parker, J. M.

P. W. France, S. F. Carter, J. R. Williams, K. J. Beales, and J. M. Parker, “OH-absorption in fluoride glass infra-red fibres,” Electron. Lett.20(14), 607–608 (1984).
[CrossRef]

Petropoulos, P.

Picqué, N.

A. Schliesser, N. Picqué, and T. W. Hänsch, “Mid-infrared frequency combs,” Nat. Photonics6(7), 440–449 (2012).
[CrossRef]

Poulain, M.

M. Poulain, M. Poulain, J. Lucas, and P. Brun, “Verres fluores au tetrafluorure de zirconium proprietes optiques d’un verre dope au Nd3+,” Mater. Res. Bull.10(4), 243–246 (1975).
[CrossRef]

M. Poulain, M. Poulain, J. Lucas, and P. Brun, “Verres fluores au tetrafluorure de zirconium proprietes optiques d’un verre dope au Nd3+,” Mater. Res. Bull.10(4), 243–246 (1975).
[CrossRef]

Price, J. H. V.

Ranka, J. K.

Richardson, D. J.

Russell, P. St. J.

P. St. J. Russell, “Photonic crystal fibers,” Science299(5605), 358–362 (2003).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Rutt, H. N.

Schliesser, A.

A. Schliesser, N. Picqué, and T. W. Hänsch, “Mid-infrared frequency combs,” Nat. Photonics6(7), 440–449 (2012).
[CrossRef]

Seddon, A. B.

M. D. O’Donnell, C. A. Miller, D. Furniss, V. K. Tikhomirov, and A. B. Seddon, “Fluorotellurite glasses with improved mid-infrared transmission,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids331(1–3), 48–57 (2003).

Serkland, D. K.

Shi, J.

Simms, R. J.

N. S. Kapany and R. J. Simms, “Recent developments of infrared fiber optics,” Infrared Phys.5(2), 69–80 (1965).
[CrossRef]

Snitzer, E.

J. S. Wang, E. M. Vogel, and E. Snitzer, “Tellurite glass: a new candidate for fiber devices,” Opt. Mater.3(3), 187–203 (1994).
[CrossRef]

Stentz, A. J.

Szigeti, B.

B. Szigeti, “Polarisability and dielectric constant of ionic crystals,” Trans. Faraday Soc.45, 155–166 (1949).
[CrossRef]

Tanabe, S.

X. Feng, S. Tanabe, and T. Hanada, “Hydroxyl groups in erbium-doped germanotellurite glasses,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids281(1–3), 48–54 (2001).

Teh, P. S.

Tikhomirov, V. K.

M. D. O’Donnell, C. A. Miller, D. Furniss, V. K. Tikhomirov, and A. B. Seddon, “Fluorotellurite glasses with improved mid-infrared transmission,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids331(1–3), 48–57 (2003).

Tucknott, J.

K. M. Kiang, K. Frampton, T. M. Monro, R. Moore, J. Tucknott, D. W. Hewak, D. J. Richardson, and H. N. Rutt, “Extruded single-mode non-silica glass holey optical fibres,” Electron. Lett.38(12), 546–547 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Vogel, E. M.

J. S. Wang, E. M. Vogel, and E. Snitzer, “Tellurite glass: a new candidate for fiber devices,” Opt. Mater.3(3), 187–203 (1994).
[CrossRef]

Walker, K.

S. Nagel, J. B. MacChesney, and K. Walker, “An overview of the modified chemical vapor deposition (MCVD) process and performance,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron.18(4), 459–476 (1982).
[CrossRef]

Wang, A.

Wang, J. S.

J. S. Wang, E. M. Vogel, and E. Snitzer, “Tellurite glass: a new candidate for fiber devices,” Opt. Mater.3(3), 187–203 (1994).
[CrossRef]

White, N. M.

Williams, J. R.

P. W. France, S. F. Carter, J. R. Williams, K. J. Beales, and J. M. Parker, “OH-absorption in fluoride glass infra-red fibres,” Electron. Lett.20(14), 607–608 (1984).
[CrossRef]

Windeler, R. S.

Wolchover, N. A.

Ye, J.

S. T. Cundiff and J. Ye, “Colloquium: Femtosecond optical frequency combs,” Rev. Mod. Phys.75(1), 325–342 (2003).
[CrossRef]

Electron. Lett.

P. W. France, S. F. Carter, J. R. Williams, K. J. Beales, and J. M. Parker, “OH-absorption in fluoride glass infra-red fibres,” Electron. Lett.20(14), 607–608 (1984).
[CrossRef]

K. M. Kiang, K. Frampton, T. M. Monro, R. Moore, J. Tucknott, D. W. Hewak, D. J. Richardson, and H. N. Rutt, “Extruded single-mode non-silica glass holey optical fibres,” Electron. Lett.38(12), 546–547 (2002).
[CrossRef]

IEEE J. Quantum Electron.

S. Nagel, J. B. MacChesney, and K. Walker, “An overview of the modified chemical vapor deposition (MCVD) process and performance,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron.18(4), 459–476 (1982).
[CrossRef]

N. L. Boling, A. J. Glass, and A. Owyoung, “Empirical relationships for predicting non-linear refractive-index changes in optical solids,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron.14(8), 601–608 (1978).
[CrossRef]

Infrared Phys.

N. S. Kapany and R. J. Simms, “Recent developments of infrared fiber optics,” Infrared Phys.5(2), 69–80 (1965).
[CrossRef]

J. Am. Ceram. Soc.

G. Ghosh, “Sellmeier coefficients and chromatic dispersions for some tellurite glasses,” J. Am. Ceram. Soc.78(10), 2828–2830 (1995).
[CrossRef]

J. Lightwave Technol.

J. Non-Cryst. Solids

O. Humbach, H. Fabian, U. Grzesik, U. Haken, and W. Heitmann, “Analysis of OH absorption bands in synthetic silica,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids203(1), 19–26 (1996).

M. D. O’Donnell, C. A. Miller, D. Furniss, V. K. Tikhomirov, and A. B. Seddon, “Fluorotellurite glasses with improved mid-infrared transmission,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids331(1–3), 48–57 (2003).

X. Feng, S. Tanabe, and T. Hanada, “Hydroxyl groups in erbium-doped germanotellurite glasses,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids281(1–3), 48–54 (2001).

Mater. Res. Bull.

M. Poulain, M. Poulain, J. Lucas, and P. Brun, “Verres fluores au tetrafluorure de zirconium proprietes optiques d’un verre dope au Nd3+,” Mater. Res. Bull.10(4), 243–246 (1975).
[CrossRef]

Nat. Photonics

A. Schliesser, N. Picqué, and T. W. Hänsch, “Mid-infrared frequency combs,” Nat. Photonics6(7), 440–449 (2012).
[CrossRef]

Opt. Express

Opt. Lett.

Opt. Mater.

J. S. Wang, E. M. Vogel, and E. Snitzer, “Tellurite glass: a new candidate for fiber devices,” Opt. Mater.3(3), 187–203 (1994).
[CrossRef]

Opt. Mater. Express

Rev. Mod. Phys.

S. T. Cundiff and J. Ye, “Colloquium: Femtosecond optical frequency combs,” Rev. Mod. Phys.75(1), 325–342 (2003).
[CrossRef]

Science

P. St. J. Russell, “Photonic crystal fibers,” Science299(5605), 358–362 (2003).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Trans. Faraday Soc.

B. Szigeti, “Polarisability and dielectric constant of ionic crystals,” Trans. Faraday Soc.45, 155–166 (1949).
[CrossRef]

Other

J. Y. Boniort, C. Brehm, P. H. DuPont, D. Guignot, and C. Le Sergent, “Infrared glass optical fibers for 4 and 10 micron bands,” Proc. 6th ECOC York (London: IEE, 1980) 61–64 (1980).

A. E. Comyns, Fluoride Glasses (John Wiley & Sons, 1989).

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