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  • Editor: Joseph N. Mait
  • Vol. 48, Iss. 30 — Oct. 20, 2009
  • pp: 5642–5646

Design of a single-multimode-single-mode filter demodulator for fiber Bragg grating sensors assisted by mode observation

Jianzhong Zhang, Weimin Sun, Libo Yuan, and Gang-Ding Peng  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 48, Issue 30, pp. 5642-5646 (2009)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.48.005642


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Abstract

We propose a simple analysis of a single-multimode-single-mode fiber (SMSMF) filter by observing the excited modes in multimode fiber (MMF). The method is used to design a SMSMF filter demodu lator for fiber Bragg grating sensors, and a corresponding demodulation system is created. The static and dynamic measurements based on the system are given to prove the feasibility of the intensity demodulator.

© 2009 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.2370) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics sensors
(060.3735) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber Bragg gratings

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

History
Original Manuscript: April 28, 2009
Revised Manuscript: July 28, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: September 18, 2009
Published: October 12, 2009

Citation
Jianzhong Zhang, Weimin Sun, Libo Yuan, and Gang-Ding Peng, "Design of a single-multimode-single-mode filter demodulator for fiber Bragg grating sensors assisted by mode observation," Appl. Opt. 48, 5642-5646 (2009)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-48-30-5642


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