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  • Vol. 18, Iss. 1 — Jan. 1, 1993
  • pp: 72–74

Fiber-optic Bragg grating strain sensor with drift-compensated high-resolution interferometric wavelength-shift detection

A. D. Kersey, T. A. Berkoff, and W. W. Morey  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 18, Issue 1, pp. 72-74 (1993)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.18.000072


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Abstract

The operation of a fiber Bragg grating strain sensor system that uses interferometric determination of strain-induced wavelength shifts and incorporates a reference channel to compensate for random thermal-induced drift in the output is described. This system is shown to be capable of resolving sub-μstrain changes in the quasi-static strain applied to a grating and has a resolution of ~6 × 10−3 μ strain / Hz at a strain perturbation frequency of 1 Hz.

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History
Original Manuscript: July 6, 1992
Published: January 1, 1993

Citation
A. D. Kersey, W. W. Morey, and T. A. Berkoff, "Fiber-optic Bragg grating strain sensor with drift-compensated high-resolution interferometric wavelength-shift detection," Opt. Lett. 18, 72-74 (1993)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-18-1-72


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