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Weakly Guiding Fibers and LP Modes in Circular and Elliptical Waveguides

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This paper gives the simple and logical approach of LP modes in circular and elliptical waveguides. Earlier the basic approach of modes in circular and elliptical fibers was studied by the authors. In this paper, the role of radial antinode in circular and elliptical waveguides is given clearly. Splitting of modes in circular and elliptical fiber has been discussed.

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S. Pillay, D. Kumar and H. Rashid, "Weakly Guiding Fibers and LP Modes in Circular and Elliptical Waveguides," Journal of Electromagnetic Analysis and Applications, Vol. 5 No. 8, 2013, pp. 333-335. doi: 10.4236/jemaa.2013.58052.

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