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24 August 1987 Chalcogenide - Halide Glasses For Optical Waveguides
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Proceedings Volume 0799, New Materials for Optical Waveguides; (1987)
Event: Fourth International Symposium on Optical and Optoelectronic Applied Sciences and Engineering, 1987, The Hague, Netherlands
Chalcogenide-halide /C-H/ glasses for infrared optical fibers were studied, using compositions from the Ge-Se-I, As-Se-I and As-S-I systems, which exhibited good forming ability and thermal stability. By substituting I for Se, As-I or Ge-I bonds appeared, the concentration of As-Se or Ge-Se bonds decreased and intrinsic multiphonon absorption at 10 um was also diminished. The prepared glasses were characterized by lower Tg values; for fiber formation, a new method utilizing pumping glass melts into capillaries has been developed.
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D. Lezal, B. Petrovska, G. Kuncova, M. Pospisilova, and J. Gotz "Chalcogenide - Halide Glasses For Optical Waveguides", Proc. SPIE 0799, New Materials for Optical Waveguides, (24 August 1987);

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