Fibre-optic load sensor based on polarimetric DBR fibre laser

L. Y. Shao, X. Y. Dong, Hwa Yaw Tam

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A dual-polarisation distributed Bragg reflector (DBR) fibre laser sensor for measurement of transverse load is demonstrated by measuring beat frequency of the two orthogonal polarisation modes of the laser output. An orientation-dependent load sensitivity of up to 4.07MHz/Nm-1 has been achieved.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)99-100
Number of pages2
JournalElectronics Letters
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 4 Feb 2008

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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