A femtosecond laser was used to modify a part of the cladding of a standard LPG bend sensor. The device produced wavelength shifts depending upon the direction of bend, thus making a shape sensor. © 2005 Optical Society of America.
|Title of host publication||2005 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO|
|Number of pages||3|
|ISBN (Electronic)||978-1-55752-813-1, 1-55752-813-6|
|Publication status||Published - 22 May 2005|
|Event||Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies - Baltimore, MD, United States|
Duration: 22 May 2005 → 27 May 2005
|Conference||Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies|
|Abbreviated title||CLEO 2005|
|Period||22/05/05 → 27/05/05|
Bibliographical noteConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), Baltimore, Maryland (US), 22 May 2005, Ultrafast Laser Processing (CFG). Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2005), paper CFG6.
- laser pulses
- liquefied petroleum gas
- optical fibers
- directional bend sensors
- wavelength shifts