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  • Vol. 36, Iss. 34 — Dec. 1, 1997
  • pp: 9010–9013

Second-order sensitivity effects on optical fiber polarimetric temperature sensor and strain sensor

Jianjun Ma and Weizhong Tang  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 36, Issue 34, pp. 9010-9013 (1997)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.36.009010


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Abstract

We analyze the second-order sensitivity effects of a polarimetric temperature sensor and a strain sensor. Such effects are shown to be important for a larger temperature change or strain and are demonstrated by the analysis of the errors between the experimentally measured data and the curves of linear and second-order polynomial regressions, respectively. It is also shown that for a small temperature change or strain, higher accurate values of the two parameters can be obtained only from linear regression. The cross-sensitivity effect is also studied experimentally.

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History
Original Manuscript: January 2, 1997
Revised Manuscript: July 7, 1997
Published: December 1, 1997

Citation
Jianjun Ma and Weizhong Tang, "Second-order sensitivity effects on optical fiber polarimetric temperature sensor and strain sensor," Appl. Opt. 36, 9010-9013 (1997)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-36-34-9010


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