Abstract

A variety of extremely high-sensitivity, room-temperature magnetic-field sensors have been fabricated and tested using single-mode fibers in conjunction with highly magnetostrictive metallic glasses. Minimum detectable fields of 5 × 10−9 Oe/m fiber are reported. The typical characteristics of the fiber magnetometers are summarized.

© 1982 Optical Society of America

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