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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 10, Iss. 15 — Jul. 29, 2002
  • pp: 685–690

Measurement accuracy improvement with PZT scanning for detection of DPC in Hi-Bi fibers

Wencai Jing, Yimo Zhang, Ge Zhou, Feng Tang, and Haifeng Li  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 10, Issue 15, pp. 685-690 (2002)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.10.000685


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Abstract

Piezo-electronic transducer is used in combination with mechanical scanning devices to improve measurement accuracy in a distributed polarization coupling detection system. For mechanical scanning range of 150 mm with 200-nm resolution, the measurement error of polarization-coupling intensity can be improved from 38% to 2% in combination with a 20-nm resolution piezo-electronic transducer.

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OCIS Codes
(060.2300) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber measurements
(120.4640) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Optical instruments
(220.4840) Optical design and fabrication : Testing

ToC Category:
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History
Original Manuscript: July 5, 2002
Revised Manuscript: July 19, 2002
Published: July 29, 2002

Citation
Wencai Jing, Yimo Zhang, Ge Zhou, Feng Tang, and Haifeng Li, "Measurement accuracy improvement with PZT scanning for detection of DPC in Hi-Bi fibers," Opt. Express 10, 685-690 (2002)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-10-15-685


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