Novel fiber optic polarimetric torsion sensor based on polarization- maintaining photonic crystal fiber

H. Y. Fu, S. K. Khijwania, H. Y. Au, Xinyong Dong, Hwa Yaw Tam, Ping Kong Alexander Wai, Chao Lu

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We proposed and demonstrated the application of a polarization-maintaining photonic crystal fiber for torsion sensing. The sensor has high twist angle resolution and exhibits reduced temperature sensitivity, making it an ideal candidate for torsion sensing.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication19th International Conference on Optical Fibre Sensors
Publication statusPublished - 26 Jun 2008
Event19th International Conference on Optical Fibre Sensors - Perth, WA, Australia
Duration: 15 Apr 200818 Apr 2008


Conference19th International Conference on Optical Fibre Sensors
CityPerth, WA


  • Polarization-maintaining photonic crystal fiber
  • Reduced temperature sensitivity
  • Torsion sensor

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Computer Science Applications
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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