Accelerometer based on polarization-maintaining microstructured fiber in Sagnac interferometer

Lin Htein, Zhengyong Liu, Weng Hong Chung, David Au, Chao Lu, Kang Kuen Lee, Hwa Yaw Tam

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A novel optical accelerometer based on Sagnac loop using high-birefringence polarization-maintaining photonic crystal fiber, was developed to improve the tradeoff between sensitivity and resonant frequency. Resonant frequency beyond 2,300 Hz and sensitivity of 29 pm/g were demonstrated.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptical Fiber Sensors, OFS 2018
PublisherOSA - The Optical Society
ISBN (Print)9781943580507
Publication statusPublished - 24 Sept 2018
EventOptical Fiber Sensors, OFS 2018 - Lausanne, Switzerland
Duration: 24 Sept 201828 Sept 2018

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
VolumePart F124-OFS 2018


ConferenceOptical Fiber Sensors, OFS 2018

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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