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Electrical and electronic engineering
We have proposed a temperature sensor fabricated using a bent SMS fiber structure. Our experimental results show, that by comparison to a sensor based on a straight SMS fiber structure, this temperature sensor has a much higher sensitivity of 31.97 pm/°C over a temperature range from 20 to 80 °C based on the measurement of the mean 3 dB wavelength shift and offers a resolution of 0.1 °C for temperature range from 45 to 80 °C when demodulated by a simple ratiometric interrogation technique.
Wu, Q. et al. (2010) Bent SMS Fiber Structure for Temperature Measurement. Electronics Letters, vol.46, no.16. http://dx.doi.org/10.1049/el.2010.1769