Fiber Optic Glossary : Y


  • Y Coupler
    A variation on the tee coupler in which input light is split between two channels (typically planar waveguide) that branch...
  • YAG Laser
    A solid-state laser using yttrium aluminum garnet as the matrix material, doped with neodymium (Nd:YAG).
  • YLF Laser
    A laser based on YLF (yttrium lithium fluoride) crystals, usually Nd:YLF

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