PROCEEDINGS VOLUME 4185
FOURTEENTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON OPTICAL FIBER SENSORS | 11-13 OCTOBER 2000
Fourteenth International Conference on Optical Fiber Sensors
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1 Sessions, 218 Papers, 0 Presentations
FOURTEENTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON OPTICAL FIBER SENSORS
11-13 October 2000
Venice, Italy
Fourteenth International Conference on Optical Fiber Sensors
Proc. SPIE 4185, Front Matter: Volume 4185, 418501 (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302144
Proc. SPIE 4185, Optical sensing technologies for intelligent transport systems, 418502 (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302145
Proc. SPIE 4185, Local optical probe using fluorescence and reflectance for measurement of volume fractions in multi-phase flows, 418503 (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302146
Proc. SPIE 4185, Thermally insensitive pressure measurements up to 300 degree C using fiber Bragg gratings written onto side hole single mode fiber, 418504 (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302147
Proc. SPIE 4185, Evaluation of sapphire-ruby single crystal fiber for thermometric use up to 1500°C, 418505 (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302148
Proc. SPIE 4185, Optical interferometric sensors in avionics applications: FLAPS (fly-by-light applications of photonic sensors), 418506 (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302149
Proc. SPIE 4185, Torsion sensor made of corrugated long period fiber grating, 418507 (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302150
Proc. SPIE 4185, Distributed fiber Brillouin strain sensing with 1cm spatial resolution by correlation-based continuous wave technique, 418508 (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302151
Proc. SPIE 4185, A correlation-based continuous-wave technique for measuring Brillouin gain spectrum distribution along an optical fiber with centimeter-order spatial resolution, 418509 (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302152
Proc. SPIE 4185, A forward propagation fully distributed microbend sensor system, 41850A (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302153
Proc. SPIE 4185, An improved 40km dual-wavelength, dual-Sagnac sensor, with enhanced signal processing allowing real-time location of multiple time-varying strain disturbances, 41850B (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302154
Proc. SPIE 4185, A quasi-distributed fiber laser stress sensor, 41850C (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302155
Proc. SPIE 4185, Measurement of distributed Brillouin shift frequency using a novel Brillouin loop amplification circuit, 41850D (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302156
Proc. SPIE 4185, Rayleigh scattering based distributed sensing system for structural monitoring, 41850E (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302157
Proc. SPIE 4185, The use of full-field optical imaging techniques in the automotive industry, 41850F (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302158
Proc. SPIE 4185, Monitoring trucks, cars and joggers on the horsetail falls bridge using fiber optic grating strain sensors, 41850G (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302159
Proc. SPIE 4185, Measurement of pavement response with buried fiber Bragg grating based soil pressure transducers, 41850H (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302160
Proc. SPIE 4185, Field trial of in-service individual line monitoring of PONs using a tunable OTDR, 41850I (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302161
Proc. SPIE 4185, Modular fiber optic hull monitoring system with real time signal processing, 41850J (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302162
Proc. SPIE 4185, Optical fibre grating strain sensor network for X-38 spacecraft health monitoring, 41850K (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302163
Proc. SPIE 4185, Precision tunable grating devices for sensing and communication networks, 41850L (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302164
Proc. SPIE 4185, Microstructured optical fibres: new opportunities for sensing, 41850M (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302165
Proc. SPIE 4185, A fault locator for diagnosing an optical fiber transmission line with 10cm spatial resolution by phase-modulating optical coherence domain reflectometry, 41850N (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302166
Proc. SPIE 4185, Macro-bending loss estimation for air-guiding photonic crystal fibres, 41850O (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302167
Proc. SPIE 4185, A highly sensitive smart fiber sensor, 41850P (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302168
Proc. SPIE 4185, Fiber Bragg gratings for thermal H-V transformer online-monitoring, 41850Q (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302169
Proc. SPIE 4185, Real-time damage detection of composite laminates with embedded Bragg grating sensors, 41850R (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302170
Proc. SPIE 4185, Fiber optic fluorescence-based temperature excursion alarm system, 41850S (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302171
Proc. SPIE 4185, Stabilisation of a DFB fibre laser using a tunable loop mirror, 41850T (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302172
Proc. SPIE 4185, Temperature and strain characteristics of ruby fibre fluorescence emission, 41850U (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302173
Proc. SPIE 4185, Novel fiber optic Bragg grating acceleration sensor detection scheme, 41850V (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302174
Proc. SPIE 4185, Investigation of a self-referenced fibre optic intensity sensor supported by a multiple beam Sagnac topology, 41850W (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302175
Proc. SPIE 4185, Bend sensing using optical fibre long period gratings, 41850X (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302176
Proc. SPIE 4185, Optical partial discharge sensor for on-line-monitoring of oil insulated transformers, 41850Y (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302177
Proc. SPIE 4185, Source noise limits of interferometric phase-sensitive detection of fiber Bragg grating sensors, 41850Z (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302178
Proc. SPIE 4185, Fiber-optic temperature sensor based on CdSe semiconductor nanocrystal doped glass, 418510 (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302179
Proc. SPIE 4185, A high-sensitivity cryogenic fiber-grating temperature sensor, 418511 (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302180
Proc. SPIE 4185, Measurements of temperature and strain sensitivity for two-mode Bragg gratings imprinted in bow-tie fiber, 418512 (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302181
Proc. SPIE 4185, Novel fiber Bragg grating-type angle displacement sensor, 418513 (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302182
Proc. SPIE 4185, A simple simultaneous distance and velocity probe, 418514 (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302183
Proc. SPIE 4185, Chirped fiber optic Bragg grating sensors using a sub-carrier phase detection scheme, 418515 (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302184
Proc. SPIE 4185, Air density and absolute humidity sensors using optical fiber cable alpha rays, 418516 (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302185
Proc. SPIE 4185, Multi-component force sensor based on multiplexed fibre Bragg grating strain sensors, 418517 (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302186
Proc. SPIE 4185, Determining the moisture content in concrete with fibre optic interferometry, 418518 (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302187
Proc. SPIE 4185, High-resolution interrogation technique for fiber Bragg grating strain sensor using long period grating pair and EDF, 418519 (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302188
Proc. SPIE 4185, Fiber-optic bending sensor with a pair of long period fiber gratings, 41851A (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302189
Proc. SPIE 4185, Four channel fiber optic hydrophone system, 41851B (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302190
Proc. SPIE 4185, Strain and temperature monitoring in composite sandwich panels in space environment, 41851C (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302191
Proc. SPIE 4185, Velocity vector sensing with correlation detection by using fiber-optic low coherent interferometer, 41851D (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302192
Proc. SPIE 4185, A new transmission type multi-channel strain and temperature sensor based on a 2x2 wavelength division multiplexing fused taper fiber coupler, 41851E (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302193
Proc. SPIE 4185, Surface roughness sensor with polarization maintaining optical fibers, 41851F (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302194
Proc. SPIE 4185, Application of a DFB fibre laser temperature sensor for characterizing pump induced temperature distributions along another DFB fibre laser, 41851G (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302195
Proc. SPIE 4185, An optical fiber temperature sensor based on thermochromic effect for underwater applications, 41851H (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302196
Proc. SPIE 4185, Sensing of ultrasonic vibration with fiber Bragg grating, 41851I (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302197
Proc. SPIE 4185, Tm/Ho co-doped optical fibre sensor-strain and temperature characteristics of a sensor probe, 41851J (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302198
Proc. SPIE 4185, Assessments of grating-based system performance characteristics in practical structural applications, 41851K (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302199
Proc. SPIE 4185, Investigation of the performance of a TDM FBG sensor array which uses a tunable laser source and a first derivative technique, 41851L (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302200
Proc. SPIE 4185, Characterization of FBG reflector arrays by wavelength tuning of a pulsed DFB laser, 41851M (9 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.2302201