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
CountryUnited States
City San Jose


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