Cladding Diameter

In the cross section of a realizable optical fiber, ideally circular, but in practice assumed to a first approximation to be elliptical, the average of the diameters of the smallest circle that can be circumscribed about the cladding, and the largest circle that can be inscribed within the cladding.




Related Terms
Active Port Diameter,   Beam Diameter,   Cladding,   Cladding Diameter,   Cladding Glass,   Cladding Mode,   Cladding Mode Stripper,   Cladding Ray,   Core Diameter,   Deeply Depressed Cladding Fiber,  

External links for Cladding Diameter
Cladding Diameter on Wikipedia
Cladding Diameter on Google
Cladding Diameter on Yahoo!
Cladding Diameter on Answers
Cladding Diameter on The Free Dictionary

Suggestions?
The Timbercon Fiber Optic Glossary continues to expand and improve. If you have suggestions for improvement, we would enjoy hearing from you. Please contact the webmaster here.


Home : Fiber Optic Education » Fiber Optic Glossary » Cladding Diameter