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fiber optic sensors iv; proceedings of the third european congress on optics, the hague, netherlands, mar. 13, 14, 1990Recent advances in fiber-optic sensor (FOS) technology are examined in reviews and reports. Sections are devoted to components for FOSs, special fibers for FOSs, interferometry, FOS applications, and sensing principles and influence. Particular attention is given to solder glass sealing technology for FOS packaging, the design of optical-fiber current sensors, pressure and temperature effects on beat length in highly birefringent optical fibers, a pressure FOS based on vibrating-quartz-crystal technology, remote sensing of flammable gases using a fluoride-fiber evanescent probe, a displacement sensor with electronically scanned white-light interferometer, the use of multimode laser diodes in low-coherence coupled-cavity interferometry, electronic speckle interferometry compensated for environmentally induced phase noise, a dual-resolution noncontact vibration and displacement sensor based on a two-wavelength source, and fiber optics in composite materials.
Document ID
19910036699
Document Type
Conference Proceedings
Authors
Kersten, Ralf T.
(Schott Glaswerke Mainz, Federal Republic of Germany, United States)
Date Acquired
August 15, 2013
Publication Date
January 1, 1990
Subject Category
INSTRUMENTATION AND PHOTOGRAPHY
Report/Patent Number
SPIE-1267
Meeting Information
European Congress on Optics(The Hague)
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
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