Journal article icon

Journal article

Modeling the fabrication of hollow fibers: Capillary drawing

Abstract:
A method for modeling the fabrication of small-scale hollow glass capillaries is developed. The model is based on an asymptotic analysis of the Navier-Stokes equations, which yields a simple closed-form solution for this problem. We demonstrate the validity of this approach using experimental data and use it to make predictions for a range of regimes of interest for the development of microstructured optical fiber technology.
Publication status:
Published

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1109/50.971686

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Mathematical Institute
Role:
Author
Journal:
JOURNAL OF LIGHTWAVE TECHNOLOGY
Volume:
19
Issue:
12
Pages:
1924-1931
Publication date:
2001-12-01
DOI:
ISSN:
0733-8724
Source identifiers:
357244
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:357244
UUID:
uuid:aaf787a6-5e6b-4d7c-bb13-f95dc5ccac11
Local pid:
pubs:357244
Deposit date:
2013-11-16

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP