Accession Number:

ADD012736

Title:

Optical Fibers with Reduced Pressure Sensitivity to High Frequency Acoustic Field.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1986-11-11

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

A pressure insensitive optical fiber waveguide comprising an optical fiber including an optical core and a concentric cladding a substrate concentrically surrounding the optical fiber and a fiber jacket substrate including at least two coatings concentrically surroundings the substrate wherein the innermost coating has a small Youngs modulus and the outermost coating has a high Youngs modulus. Patent.

Subject Categories:

  • Acoustics
  • Fiber Optics and Integrated Optics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE