Residual stress distribution is experimentally analyzed in different optical fibers thanks to photoelastic tomography characterization to demonstrate the dependence by fiber drawing parameters, such as speed tension and temperature.
© 2008 Optical Society of America
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.2270) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber characterization
(060.2430) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fibers, single-mode
M. Tacca, M. Ferrario, P. Boffi, and M. Martinelli, "Photoelastic Tomographic Characterization of Stress Distribution in Fibers in Dependence of Drawing Parameters," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2008), paper JTuA36.