Abstract

Temperature distribution in silica single-mode optical fibers, from −30 to +60°C, is successfully measured by using Brillouin optical-fiber time-domain analysis. A temperature measurement accuracy of 3°C with a spatial resolution of 100 m is attained over a fiber length of 1.2 km.

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1990 (2)

T. Horiguchi, T. Kurashima, M. Tateda, Trans. Inst. Electron. Inform. Commun. Eng. Jpn. J73-B-I, 144 (1990) (in Japanese).

T. Kurashima, T. Horiguchi, M. Tateda, Appl. Opt. 29, 2219 (1990).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

1989 (3)

T. Horiguchi, T. Kurashima, M. Tateda, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 1, 107 (1989).
[CrossRef]

T. Horiguchi, M. Tateda, Opt. Lett. 14, 408 (1989).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

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[CrossRef]

1988 (1)

Y. Azuma, N. Shibata, T. Horiguchi, M. Tateda, Electron. Lett. 24, 251 (1988).
[CrossRef]

1986 (1)

N. A. Olsson, J. P. van der Ziel, Appl. Phys. Lett. 48, 1329 (1986).
[CrossRef]

1985 (2)

J. P. Dakin, D. J. Pratt, G. W. Bibby, J. N. Ross, Electron. Lett. 21, 569 (1985).
[CrossRef]

T. J. Kane, R. L. Byer, Opt. Lett. 10, 65 (1985).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

1983 (1)

A. H. Hartog, IEEE J. Lightwave Technol. LT-1, 498 (1983).
[CrossRef]

1979 (1)

R. H. Stolen, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 15, 1157 (1979).
[CrossRef]

Azuma, Y.

Y. Azuma, N. Shibata, T. Horiguchi, M. Tateda, Electron. Lett. 24, 251 (1988).
[CrossRef]

Bibby, G. W.

J. P. Dakin, D. J. Pratt, G. W. Bibby, J. N. Ross, Electron. Lett. 21, 569 (1985).
[CrossRef]

Byer, R. L.

Dakin, J. P.

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[CrossRef]

Hartog, A. H.

A. H. Hartog, IEEE J. Lightwave Technol. LT-1, 498 (1983).
[CrossRef]

Horiguchi, T.

T. Horiguchi, T. Kurashima, M. Tateda, Trans. Inst. Electron. Inform. Commun. Eng. Jpn. J73-B-I, 144 (1990) (in Japanese).

T. Kurashima, T. Horiguchi, M. Tateda, Appl. Opt. 29, 2219 (1990).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

T. Horiguchi, M. Tateda, IEEE J. Lightwave Technol. 7, 1170 (1989).
[CrossRef]

T. Horiguchi, T. Kurashima, M. Tateda, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 1, 107 (1989).
[CrossRef]

T. Horiguchi, M. Tateda, Opt. Lett. 14, 408 (1989).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Y. Azuma, N. Shibata, T. Horiguchi, M. Tateda, Electron. Lett. 24, 251 (1988).
[CrossRef]

T. Kurashima, T. Horiguchi, M. Tateda, in Proceedings of Seventh International Conference on Integrated Optics and Optical Fiber Communication (Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers, Kobe, Japan, 1989), paper 21C4-2.

Kane, T. J.

Kurashima, T.

T. Kurashima, T. Horiguchi, M. Tateda, Appl. Opt. 29, 2219 (1990).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

T. Horiguchi, T. Kurashima, M. Tateda, Trans. Inst. Electron. Inform. Commun. Eng. Jpn. J73-B-I, 144 (1990) (in Japanese).

T. Horiguchi, T. Kurashima, M. Tateda, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 1, 107 (1989).
[CrossRef]

T. Kurashima, T. Horiguchi, M. Tateda, in Proceedings of Seventh International Conference on Integrated Optics and Optical Fiber Communication (Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers, Kobe, Japan, 1989), paper 21C4-2.

Olsson, N. A.

N. A. Olsson, J. P. van der Ziel, Appl. Phys. Lett. 48, 1329 (1986).
[CrossRef]

Pratt, D. J.

J. P. Dakin, D. J. Pratt, G. W. Bibby, J. N. Ross, Electron. Lett. 21, 569 (1985).
[CrossRef]

Ross, J. N.

J. P. Dakin, D. J. Pratt, G. W. Bibby, J. N. Ross, Electron. Lett. 21, 569 (1985).
[CrossRef]

Shibata, N.

Y. Azuma, N. Shibata, T. Horiguchi, M. Tateda, Electron. Lett. 24, 251 (1988).
[CrossRef]

Stolen, R. H.

R. H. Stolen, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 15, 1157 (1979).
[CrossRef]

Tateda, M.

T. Kurashima, T. Horiguchi, M. Tateda, Appl. Opt. 29, 2219 (1990).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

T. Horiguchi, T. Kurashima, M. Tateda, Trans. Inst. Electron. Inform. Commun. Eng. Jpn. J73-B-I, 144 (1990) (in Japanese).

T. Horiguchi, M. Tateda, IEEE J. Lightwave Technol. 7, 1170 (1989).
[CrossRef]

T. Horiguchi, T. Kurashima, M. Tateda, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 1, 107 (1989).
[CrossRef]

T. Horiguchi, M. Tateda, Opt. Lett. 14, 408 (1989).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Y. Azuma, N. Shibata, T. Horiguchi, M. Tateda, Electron. Lett. 24, 251 (1988).
[CrossRef]

T. Kurashima, T. Horiguchi, M. Tateda, in Proceedings of Seventh International Conference on Integrated Optics and Optical Fiber Communication (Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers, Kobe, Japan, 1989), paper 21C4-2.

van der Ziel, J. P.

N. A. Olsson, J. P. van der Ziel, Appl. Phys. Lett. 48, 1329 (1986).
[CrossRef]

Appl. Opt. (1)

Appl. Phys. Lett. (1)

N. A. Olsson, J. P. van der Ziel, Appl. Phys. Lett. 48, 1329 (1986).
[CrossRef]

Electron. Lett. (2)

Y. Azuma, N. Shibata, T. Horiguchi, M. Tateda, Electron. Lett. 24, 251 (1988).
[CrossRef]

J. P. Dakin, D. J. Pratt, G. W. Bibby, J. N. Ross, Electron. Lett. 21, 569 (1985).
[CrossRef]

IEEE J. Lightwave Technol. (2)

T. Horiguchi, M. Tateda, IEEE J. Lightwave Technol. 7, 1170 (1989).
[CrossRef]

A. H. Hartog, IEEE J. Lightwave Technol. LT-1, 498 (1983).
[CrossRef]

IEEE J. Quantum Electron. (1)

R. H. Stolen, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 15, 1157 (1979).
[CrossRef]

IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. (1)

T. Horiguchi, T. Kurashima, M. Tateda, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 1, 107 (1989).
[CrossRef]

Opt. Lett. (2)

Trans. Inst. Electron. Inform. Commun. Eng. Jpn. (1)

T. Horiguchi, T. Kurashima, M. Tateda, Trans. Inst. Electron. Inform. Commun. Eng. Jpn. J73-B-I, 144 (1990) (in Japanese).

Other (1)

T. Kurashima, T. Horiguchi, M. Tateda, in Proceedings of Seventh International Conference on Integrated Optics and Optical Fiber Communication (Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers, Kobe, Japan, 1989), paper 21C4-2.

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Figures (4)

Fig. 1
Fig. 1

Experimental arrangement for measurement of temperature distribution. WP, half-wave plate; PD, photodiode; TC, temperature controller.

Fig. 2
Fig. 2

Brillouin gain distribution for different Δν values in the test fiber and reference fibers #1 and #2. A, B, and C denote reference fiber #1, the test fiber, and reference fiber #2, respectively. The temperature of the reference fibers, TR, is fixed at 28.0°C. The temperature of the test fiber, TT, is (a) −28.5°C, (b) 1.4°C, (c) 61.4°C, and (d) 28.0°C.

Fig. 3
Fig. 3

Brillouin frequency shift distribution in the test fiber and reference fibers #1 and #2; (a)–(c) correspond to (a)–(c) in Fig. 2. A, B, and C denote reference fiber #1, the test fiber, and reference fiber #2, respectively.

Fig. 4
Fig. 4

Temperature dependence of the Brillouin frequency shift.

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