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  • Vol. 27, Iss. 15 — Aug. 1, 1988
  • pp: 3068–3073

Fiber-optic particle size monitor

Yoichi Kitagawa, Akihiro Hayashi, and Shigeo Minami  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 27, Issue 15, pp. 3068-3073 (1988)

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A fiber-optic particle size monitor for on-line measurement is proposed. This monitor consists of a light-illumination probe and several pickup probes, which are composed of optical fibers and rod lenses. The characteristics of this monitor are discussed in terms of the configuration parameters, and some experimental results for confirming the operation are presented.

© 1988 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: September 14, 1987
Published: August 1, 1988

Yoichi Kitagawa, Akihiro Hayashi, and Shigeo Minami, "Fiber-optic particle size monitor," Appl. Opt. 27, 3068-3073 (1988)

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