A standard and a modified all-solid photonic bandgap fiber are numerically modeled and their pressure sensitivity evaluated aiming at distributed sensing. The modified fiber shows improved sensitivity both in its birefringence and confinement loss.
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(280.4788) Remote sensing and sensors : Optical sensing and sensors
(060.5295) Fiber optics and optical communications : Photonic crystal fibers
(280.5475) Remote sensing and sensors : Pressure measurement
A. dos Santos Almeida, C. J. De Matos, and M. Antonio Ruggieri Franco, "All-Solid Photonic Bandgap Fibers for Pressure Sensing," in Advanced Photonics 2013, K. Ewing and M. Ferreira, eds., OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2013), paper SM4C.6.
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