We show that white optical intensity noise is in general unevenly split between the signal and quadrature channels of a sinusoidally modulated fiber-optic gyroscope. At certain modulation depths this noise is almost totally relegated to the quadrature channel.
© 1994 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: March 7, 1994
Published: October 15, 1994
J. Blake and I. S. Kim, "Distribution of relative intensity noise in the signal and quadrature channels of a fiber-optic gyroscope," Opt. Lett. 19, 1648-1650 (1994)