Abstract

Fiber-optic sensors are described that utilize the mode–mode interference of the two orthogonal linear polarizations of the HE11 mode in strongly birefringent single-mode fibers. The sensitivities of various versions of these one-fiber interferometers are calculated. When fibers with high internal stress are used, the temperature sensitivity is reduced by only a factor of 50 compared with that of two-fiber interferometers while the pressure sensitivity is reduced by 7.3 × 103. Thus the cross sensitivity is reduced by a factor of 150.

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef] [PubMed]

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[CrossRef] [PubMed]

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[CrossRef] [PubMed]

1978 (2)

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[CrossRef] [PubMed]

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[CrossRef]

1977 (3)

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W. Eickhoff, Y. Yen, R. Ulrich, to be published.

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I. P. Kaminow, V. Ramaswamy, Appl. Phys. Lett. 34, 268 (1979).
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W. Eickhoff, Y. Yen, R. Ulrich, to be published.

Yen, Y.

W. Eickhoff, Y. Yen, R. Ulrich, to be published.

Appl. Opt. (5)

Appl. Phys. Lett. (2)

R. H. Stolen, V. Ramaswamy, P. Kaiser, W. Pleibel, Appl. Phys. Lett. 33, 699 (1978).
[CrossRef]

I. P. Kaminow, V. Ramaswamy, Appl. Phys. Lett. 34, 268 (1979).
[CrossRef]

Electron. Lett. (3)

R. B. Dyott, J. R. Cozens, D. G. Morris, Electron. Lett. 15, 380 (1979).
[CrossRef]

J. D. Love, R. A. Sammut, A. W. Snyder, Electron. Lett. 15, 615 (1979).
[CrossRef]

B. Culshaw, D. E. N. Davies, S. A. Kingsley, Electron. Lett. 13, 760 (1977).
[CrossRef]

Opt. Lett. (2)

Other (1)

W. Eickhoff, Y. Yen, R. Ulrich, to be published.

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