Multimode Optical Fiber Sensors

  • G. R. Jones
  • R. E. Jones
  • R. Jones
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Abstract

Multimode optical fiber is widely used in a range of sensor systems. Such multimode optical fiber sensors have advantages of:
  • operating with substantial optical power over moderate distances inexpensively;

  • utilizing the multiplicity of propagation modes within the fiber for sensing purposes;

  • providing a means of sensing spectral signature changes over considerable wavelength ranges;

  • relatively large dimensions so improving tolerances with respect to end effects and interconnections.

Keywords

Optical Fiber Optical Power Refractive Index Change Circuit Breaker Path Difference 
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