Design and Development of Plasmonic Hollow Core Photonic Crystal Fiber for Sensing Applications

  • Tushar Biswas
  • Subir Majumder
  • Mrinmay Pal
  • Shyamal K Bhadra
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Physics book series (SPPHY, volume 166)


We report design and fabrication of specialty hollow core photonic crystal fiber for utilizing them in surface plasmon resonance based material sensing. The refractive index of an unknown fluid can be determined by placing it into the hollow core of the fiber. Surface plasmons are generated by replacing air hole of the cladding selectively by silver or gold.


Photonic Crystal Photonic Crystal Fiber Surface Plasmon Resonance Sensor Core Photonic Crystal Fiber Fundamental Space Filling Mode 
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Director, CSIR-CGCRI, DST, Govt. of India, CSIR 12th Plan Project (GLASSFIB).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tushar Biswas
    • 1
  • Subir Majumder
    • 1
  • Mrinmay Pal
    • 1
  • Shyamal K Bhadra
    • 1
  1. 1.Fiber Optics and Photonic DivisionCSIR—Central Glass and Ceramics Research InstituteKolkataIndia

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