Abstract

We demonstrate a scheme for displacement measurement by use of the photoelectromotive force effect and a frequency-modulated laser diode. The measurement range can be adjusted by a change in the depth of frequency modulation, thus making the measurement method both simple and versatile.

© 2001 Optical Society of America

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