Effect of strain on temperature measurements using the fluorescence intensity ratio technique (with Nd[sup 3+]- and Yb[sup 3+]-doped silica fibers)
Wade, Scott A and Collins, Stephen F and Baxter, Gregory W and Monnom, Gerard (2001) Effect of strain on temperature measurements using the fluorescence intensity ratio technique (with Nd[sup 3+]- and Yb[sup 3+]-doped silica fibers). Review of scientific instruments, 72 (8). pp. 3180-3185. ISSN 0034-6748Full text for this resource is not available from the Research Repository.
The effect of strain upon the fluorescence intensity ratio technique of optical fiber based temperature sensing has been investigated using a series of different Yb3+ and Nd3+ -doped optical fibers. Measurements were conducted with each of the doped fibers for temperatures between approximately 10 and 140°C and for strain values between 50 and 2100 ue. Results suggest that the strain-temperature cross sensitivity for the fluorescence intensity ratio method is minimal, with an applied strain of 1000 ue inducing temperature errors of less than 0.4°C.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||temperature measurements, strains and stresses, optical fibers|
|Subjects:||RFCD Classification > 290000 Engineering and Technology
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Engineering and Science
|Depositing User:||Ms Phung T Tran|
|Date Deposited:||20 Oct 2008 04:01|
|Last Modified:||12 Jul 2011 05:22|
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