Polyurethane Optical Fiber Sensors

Simon Fleming, Maryanne Large, Alessio Stefani

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    Optical fiber sensors drawn from polyurethane are demonstrated. Polyurethane’s Young’s Modulus is orders of magnitude lower than traditional optical fiber materials, permitting more sensitive optical detection of mechanical perturbations.

    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationOptical Sensors 2019
    Number of pages2
    PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
    Publication date2019
    Article numberPaper STh5A.1
    ISBN (Print)978-1-943580-61-3
    Publication statusPublished - 2019
    EventOptical Sensors and Sensing Congress - San Jose, United States
    Duration: 25 Jun 201927 Jun 2019


    ConferenceOptical Sensors and Sensing Congress
    Country/TerritoryUnited States
    City San Jose


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