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  • Vol. 24, Iss. 4 — Apr. 1, 2006
  • pp: 1758–

Analysis of Fiber Fabry-Pérot Interferometric Sensors Using Low-Coherence Light Sources

Bing Yu, Anbo Wang, and Gary R. Pickrell

Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 24, Issue 4, pp. 1758- (2006)


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Abstract

Sensitivity, fringe contrast, and dynamic range are the three most important parameters in the theoretical performance evaluation of fiber Fabry-Pérot (F-P) interferometric sensors. This paper theoretically models the effect that the cavity length, the F-P finesse, the source bandwidth, mirror misalignments and symmetry play in the sensitivity, fringe contrast, and dynamic range of a fiber F-P interferometer interrogated with a low-coherence light source. The developed systematic fiber F-P interferometer analysis approach and the numerical analysis results on both guided and unguided fiber F-P interferometer (FFPI) sensors may provide useful guidance for sensor design optimization.

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Bing Yu, Anbo Wang, and Gary R. Pickrell, "Analysis of Fiber Fabry-Pérot Interferometric Sensors Using Low-Coherence Light Sources," J. Lightwave Technol. 24, 1758- (2006)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/jlt/abstract.cfm?URI=jlt-24-4-1758

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