Accession Number:

ADA171969

Title:

Fiber-Optics -- A Sensing Device.

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE INST OF TECH WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1986-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

84.0

Abstract:

An analysis of the current state-of-the-art of intensity-modulated fiber-optic sensors is performed. The dominant types of intensity-modulated fiber senors are outlined. The principles of operation are detailed and a description of the performance potentials and limitations are described. Trends in development and application areas are depicted.

Subject Categories:

  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems
  • Optical Detection and Detectors
  • Fiber Optics and Integrated Optics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE