Polarization-independent variable optical attenuator employing dye-doped (polymer/liquid-crystal) composite film for 1.5-μm optical fiber communication

Seiji Fukushima, Koki Yoshinaga, Tomohiro Hachino, Yasutaka Igarashi, Shinji Noguchi, Hiroki Higuchi, Hirotsugu Kikuchi

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Abstract

Polarization-independent optical attenuation at 1.5 μm was demonstrated by using a dichroic dye-doped (polymer/liquid-crystal) composite film. The maximum attenuation of 17.1 dB was obtained when an aperture structure was introduced to block scattered light.

Original languageEnglish
Article numberAS4B.5
JournalAsia Communications and Photonics Conference, ACP
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2012

Fingerprint

Optical fiber communication
Liquid crystal polymers
Composite films
Dyes
Polarization

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Hardware and Architecture

Cite this

Polarization-independent variable optical attenuator employing dye-doped (polymer/liquid-crystal) composite film for 1.5-μm optical fiber communication. / Fukushima, Seiji; Yoshinaga, Koki; Hachino, Tomohiro; Igarashi, Yasutaka; Noguchi, Shinji; Higuchi, Hiroki; Kikuchi, Hirotsugu.

In: Asia Communications and Photonics Conference, ACP, 01.01.2012.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

@article{6b9d45978b114ca098c58b876406b6ed,
title = "Polarization-independent variable optical attenuator employing dye-doped (polymer/liquid-crystal) composite film for 1.5-μm optical fiber communication",
abstract = "Polarization-independent optical attenuation at 1.5 μm was demonstrated by using a dichroic dye-doped (polymer/liquid-crystal) composite film. The maximum attenuation of 17.1 dB was obtained when an aperture structure was introduced to block scattered light.",
author = "Seiji Fukushima and Koki Yoshinaga and Tomohiro Hachino and Yasutaka Igarashi and Shinji Noguchi and Hiroki Higuchi and Hirotsugu Kikuchi",
year = "2012",
month = "1",
day = "1",
language = "English",
journal = "Asia Communications and Photonics Conference, ACP",
issn = "2162-108X",

}

TY - JOUR

T1 - Polarization-independent variable optical attenuator employing dye-doped (polymer/liquid-crystal) composite film for 1.5-μm optical fiber communication

AU - Fukushima, Seiji

AU - Yoshinaga, Koki

AU - Hachino, Tomohiro

AU - Igarashi, Yasutaka

AU - Noguchi, Shinji

AU - Higuchi, Hiroki

AU - Kikuchi, Hirotsugu

PY - 2012/1/1

Y1 - 2012/1/1

N2 - Polarization-independent optical attenuation at 1.5 μm was demonstrated by using a dichroic dye-doped (polymer/liquid-crystal) composite film. The maximum attenuation of 17.1 dB was obtained when an aperture structure was introduced to block scattered light.

AB - Polarization-independent optical attenuation at 1.5 μm was demonstrated by using a dichroic dye-doped (polymer/liquid-crystal) composite film. The maximum attenuation of 17.1 dB was obtained when an aperture structure was introduced to block scattered light.

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=84875140074&partnerID=8YFLogxK

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=84875140074&partnerID=8YFLogxK

M3 - Article

JO - Asia Communications and Photonics Conference, ACP

JF - Asia Communications and Photonics Conference, ACP

SN - 2162-108X

M1 - AS4B.5

ER -