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  • Vol. 23, Iss. 15 — Aug. 1, 1984
  • pp: 2649–2653

Mesure de la biréfringence linéaire des fibres optiques monomodes par une méthode thermique

Suzanne Lacroix, Michel Parent, Jacques Bures, and Jean Lapierre  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 23, Issue 15, pp. 2649-2653 (1984)

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The variation of internal stresses due to temperature changes in a monomode optical fiber induces a corresponding variation of the stress birefringence. This behavior is used to measure the degree of birefringence. Experimental results confirm the validity of the theoretical treatment.

© 1984 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: January 19, 1984
Published: August 1, 1984

Suzanne Lacroix, Michel Parent, Jacques Bures, and Jean Lapierre, "Mesure de la biréfringence linéaire des fibres optiques monomodes par une méthode thermique," Appl. Opt. 23, 2649-2653 (1984)

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