Contact force sensor based on microfiber bragg grating

Kit Man Chung, Zhengyong Liu, Chao Lu, Hwa Yaw Tam

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We demonstrate a miniature contact force sensor based on a 30-μm diameter microfiber Bragg grating packaged with a conforming elastomer material features extremely high sensitivity up to 0.8-mN to contract force.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNational Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, NFOEC 2012
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2012
EventNational Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, NFOEC 2012 - Los Angeles, CA, United States
Duration: 4 Mar 20128 Mar 2012


ConferenceNational Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, NFOEC 2012
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityLos Angeles, CA

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Hardware and Architecture
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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