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Scott Robertson Bickham, Dana Craig Bookbinder, Xin Chen, Ming Jun Li, Snigdharaj Kumar Mishra, Daniel Aloysius Nolan: Large effective area fiber. Corning Incorporated, Svetlana A Short, June 30, 2009: US07555187 (180 worldwide citation)

An optical fiber according to an embodiment of the present invention comprises: a glass core extending from a centerline to a radius R1 wherein R1 is greater than about 5 μm; a glass cladding surrounding and in contact with the core, the cladding comprising: (i) a first annular region extending from ...


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Scott Robertson Bickham, Ming Jun Li: Large numerical aperture bend resistant multimode optical fiber. Corning Incorporated, Svetlana Z Short, March 8, 2011: US07903918 (180 worldwide citation)

Bend resistant optical fibers which are multi-moded at 1300 nm include a core, an inner cladding, a low index ring and an outer cladding. The core has a graded index of refraction with a core alpha profile where 1.9≦αC≦2.1, a maximum relative refractive index percent Δ1Max%, and a numerical aperture ...


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Scott Robertson Bickham, Ming Jun Li: Large effective area low attenuation optical fiber. Corning Incorporated, Matthew J Mason, July 10, 2012: US08218929 (143 worldwide citation)

Optical waveguide fiber that has large effective area and low loss characteristics, such as low attenuation and low bend loss. The optical waveguide fiber includes a dual trench design wherein an annular region closer to the core is preferably doped with at least one downdopant such as fluorine, whi ...


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Scott Robertson Bickham, Dana Craig Bookbinder, Ming Jun Li, Daniel Aloysius Nolan, Pushkar Tandon, Snigdharaj Kumar Mishra: Low bend loss optical fiber with deep depressed ring. Corning Incorporated, Robert L Carlson, November 11, 2008: US07450807 (53 worldwide citation)

Optical waveguide fiber that is bend resistant and single moded at 1260 nm and at higher wavelengths. The optical fiber includes a core and cladding, the cladding having an annular inner region, an annular ring region, and an annular outer region. The annular ring region has a low relative refractiv ...


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Scott Robertson Bickham, Dana Craig Bookbinder, Ming Jun Li, Daniel Aloysius Nolan, Pushkar Tandon: Microstructured transmission optical fiber. Corning Incorporated, Joseph M Homa, Robert L Carlson, March 17, 2009: US07505660 (33 worldwide citation)

Microstructured optical fiber for single-moded transmission of optical signals, the optical fiber including a core region and a cladding region, the cladding region including an annular hole-containing region that contains non-periodically disposed holes. The optical fiber provides single mode trans ...


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Scott Robertson Bickham, Dana Craig Bookbinder, Jeffrey J Englebert, Ming Jun Li, Mark Alan McDermott, Pushkar Tandon: Low bend loss quasi-single-mode optical fiber and optical fiber line. Corning Incorporated, Joseph M Homa, Robert L Carlson, Matthew J Mason, April 28, 2009: US07526169 (29 worldwide citation)

Quasi-single mode optical waveguide fibers are disclosed that are bend resistant and capable of providing single mode transmission, for example at wavelengths greater than 1260 nm when the fundamental mode of optical energy is launched into the core of the fiber. Optical fiber line incorporating qua ...


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Scott Robertson Bickham, Dana Craig Bookbinder, Ming Jun Li, Snigdharaj Kumar Mishra, Daniel Aloysius Nolan, Pushkar Tandon: Low bend loss single mode optical fiber. Corning Incorporated, Joseph M Homa, Robert L Carlson, November 17, 2009: US07620282 (25 worldwide citation)

Optical waveguide fiber that is bend resistant and single mode at 1260 nm and at higher wavelengths. The optical fiber includes a core of radius R1 and cladding, the cladding having an annular inner region of radius R2, an annular ring region, and an annular outer region. The annular ring region sta ...


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Scott Robertson Bickham, Snigdharaj Kumar Mishra: Large effective area high SBS threshold optical fiber. Corning Incorporated, July 25, 2006: US07082243 (22 worldwide citation)

An optical waveguide fiber having a high threshold for stimulated Brillouin scattering. The optical fiber preferably has large optical effective area, and further preferably has a low zero dispersion wavelength.


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Scott Robertson Bickham, Rostislav Radievich Khrapko, Snigdharaj Kumar Mishra: Large effective area fiber with graded index GE-free core. Corning Incorporated, Svetlana Z Short, April 19, 2011: US07929818 (22 worldwide citation)

According to some embodiments an optical waveguide fiber comprises (i) a Ge free core having an effective area of 100 μm2to 150 μm2, at 1550 nm wavelength, said core comprising: a) a central core region extending radially outwardly from a centerline to a radius r1, and having a relative refractive i ...


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Scott Robertson Bickham, Dana Craig Bookbinder, Edward John Fewkes, Stephan Lvovich Logunov: Optical fiber illumination systems and methods. Corning Incorporated, Svetlana Short, November 26, 2013: US08591087 (20 worldwide citation)

An illumination system generating light having at least one wavelength within 200 nm to 2000 nm range. The system includes a light source and at least one light diffusing optical fiber with a plurality of nano-sized structures (e.g., voids). The optical fiber is coupled to the light source. The ligh ...