We present an optical fiber gyroscope that, for the first time, is composed completely of single-mode fiber-optic components. This system has increased simplicity and stability over previous bulk-optic designs and has the potential for very high rotation sensitivity.
© 1981 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: December 15, 1980
Revised Manuscript: January 30, 1981
Published: April 1, 1981
R. A. Bergh, H. C. Lefevre, and H. J. Shaw, "All-single-mode fiber-optic gyroscope," Opt. Lett. 6, 198-200 (1981)