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  • Vol. 27, Iss. 15 — Aug. 1, 2002
  • pp: 1291–1293

Determination of stress-induced intrinsic birefringence in a single-mode fiber by measurement of the two-dimensional stress profile

Yongwoo Park, Un-Chul Paek, and Dug Young Kim  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 27, Issue 15, pp. 1291-1293 (2002)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.27.001291


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Abstract

The two-dimensional (2-D) axial stress profile of a single-mode fiber is obtained with an optical tomographic measurement technique. All stress components of the fiber are calculated from a measured axial stress profile. We demonstrate that the differential group delay induced by intrinsic nonsymmetric stress as well as the induced linear birefringence between two orthogonal polarization modes can be determined with an analytic technique based on a vector perturbation method from a measured asymmetric 2-D stress distribution.

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OCIS Codes
(060.2300) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber measurements
(060.2330) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics communications
(060.2420) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fibers, polarization-maintaining
(100.3010) Image processing : Image reconstruction techniques
(110.6960) Imaging systems : Tomography
(120.4290) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Nondestructive testing

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Yongwoo Park, Un-Chul Paek, and Dug Young Kim, "Determination of stress-induced intrinsic birefringence in a single-mode fiber by measurement of the two-dimensional stress profile," Opt. Lett. 27, 1291-1293 (2002)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-27-15-1291


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