17 May 2011 Optical-frequency-comb based interrogation of fiber resonators
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Proceedings Volume 7753, 21st International Conference on Optical Fiber Sensors; 77531I (2011) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.885911
Event: 21st International Conference on Optical Fibre Sensors (OFS21), 2011, Ottawa, Canada
Abstract
Strain sensing at the 10-13 level, from the mHz to the kHz frequency range, is performed using a fiber Bragggrating resonator interrogated by an optical-frequency-comb stabilized laser. The optical-comb synthesizer is a fs-pulsed fiber laser phase-locked to a quartz oscillator, which provides for a very high laser-frequency stability. The comb teeth span over the 1510-1580 nm spectral interval. Therefore, the OFS is also used as a coherent radiation source for fiber-loop cavity ring-down evanescent-wave spectroscopy of analytes diluted in liquid samples.
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G. Gagliardi, S. Avino, M. Fabian, M. Salza, P. Ferraro, P. De Natale, "Optical-frequency-comb based interrogation of fiber resonators", Proc. SPIE 7753, 21st International Conference on Optical Fiber Sensors, 77531I (17 May 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.885911; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.885911
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