17 September 1987 An Optical Fibre Pressure Sensor
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Proceedings Volume 0734, Fibre Optics '87; (1987) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.938017
Event: Sira/Fibre Optics '87, 1987, London, United Kingdom
Abstract
The design, construction and testing of a fibre optic pressure sensor based on a reflecting Fabry-Perot etalon is described. The etalon comprised one fixed mirror and a second mirror designed to flex under the action of the pressure being monitored. A single multimode fibre was used to connect the passive, remote sensor to the transmitter/receiver section, and dual wavelength referencing was used to eliminate the effects of bending-induced attenuation in the fibre.
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J. P. Dakin, J. P. Dakin, C. A. Wade, C. A. Wade, P. B. Withers, P. B. Withers, } "An Optical Fibre Pressure Sensor", Proc. SPIE 0734, Fibre Optics '87, (17 September 1987); doi: 10.1117/12.938017; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.938017
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