Highly sensitive bend sensor based on Bragg grating in eccentric core polymer fiber

Chen, Xianfeng F., Zhang, Chi, Webb, David J., Kalli, Kyriacos and Gang-Ding, Peng (2010). Highly sensitive bend sensor based on Bragg grating in eccentric core polymer fiber. IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, 22 (11), pp. 850-852.

Abstract

We report on an optical bend sensor based on a Bragg grating inscribed in an eccentric core polymer optical fiber. The device exhibits the strong fiber orientation dependence, the wide bend curvature range of ± 22.7 m-1 and high bend sensitivity of 63 pm/m-1.

Publication DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/LPT.2010.2046482
Divisions: Engineering & Applied Sciences > Electrical, electronic & power engineering
Engineering & Applied Sciences > Institute of Photonics
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Uncontrolled Keywords: Bend sensor,Bragg grating,polymer optical fiber,Electrical and Electronic Engineering,Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics,Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
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Published Date: 2010-06-01
Authors: Chen, Xianfeng F.
Zhang, Chi
Webb, David J. ( 0000-0002-5495-1296)
Kalli, Kyriacos
Gang-Ding, Peng

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