Fabrication of micro fresnel zone plate lens on a mode-expanded hybrid optical fiber using a femtosecond laser ablation system

Jun Ki Kim, Jongki Kim, Kyunghwan Oh, Ik Bu Sohn, Woojin Shin, Hae Young Choi, Byeongha Lee

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Abstract

We present a compact all-fiber zone plate lens directly ablated on the surface of a mode-expanded hybrid fiber end by using a high precision femtosecond laser processing technique. To achieve a sufficiently large beam size and focusing efficiency, a segment of a coreless silica fiber having a 200-μm diameter was adapted. Focusing properties of the zone plate lens were experimentally investigated and compared with numerical simulations.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)21-23
Number of pages3
JournalIEEE Photonics Technology Letters
Volume21
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2009 Dec 1

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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