Ultrabroad supercontinuum generation in tellurite equiangular spiral photonic crystal fiber

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Agrawal, A.; Tiwari, M.; Azabi, Y. O.; Janyani, V.; Rahman, B. M.; Grattan, K. T. V.;

Simulations are presented of a very broad and flat supercontinuum (SC) in both the normal and anomalous group velocity dispersion regimes of the same equiangular spiral photonic crystal fiber at low pumping powers. For a pump wavelength at 1557 nm and average pump power... View more
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