29 March 1984 Induced Attenuation In Optical Fibers During Steady State And Pulsed Irradiation
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Proceedings Volume 0404, Optical Fibers in Adverse Environments; (1984) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.935625
Event: Photon 83 International Conference on Optical Fibers, 1983, Paris, France
Abstract
The radiation sensitivities of various fluoro-silica-clad step index fibers, and of germanium doped and of fluorine doped graded index fibers were measured in gamma and neutron fields. For the Fluosil types low sensitivities and a smooth dependence on the OH-content was found. Fluorine doping of the core seems not to degrade the radiation resistivity. During pulsed irradiation, a superposition of luminescense light and attenuation effects was observed. The luminescence light levels and the peak induced losses were measured as function of the gamma dose rate.
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W. Schneider, W. Schneider, U. Babst, U. Babst, "Induced Attenuation In Optical Fibers During Steady State And Pulsed Irradiation", Proc. SPIE 0404, Optical Fibers in Adverse Environments, (29 March 1984); doi: 10.1117/12.935625; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.935625
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