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Use of optical fiber strain sensor for damage detection in composite structures
Author(s): Prafulla J. Masalkar; Sant Kumar Malhotra; Rajpal S. Sirohi; Anand Krishna Asundi
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Paper Abstract

High birefringence optical fiber embedded in composite laminates can be used for real time strain measurement. The use of such an embedded optical fiber for detection of damage in composites through strain monitoring has been investigated.

Paper Details

Date Published: 8 May 1995
PDF: 6 pages
Proc. SPIE 2443, Smart Structures and Materials 1995: Smart Structures and Integrated Systems, (8 May 1995); doi: 10.1117/12.208260
Show Author Affiliations
Prafulla J. Masalkar, Univ. of Hong Kong (Hong Kong China)
Sant Kumar Malhotra, Indian Institute of Technology (India)
Rajpal S. Sirohi, Indian Institute of Technology (India)
Anand Krishna Asundi, Univ. of Hong Kong (Hong Kong China)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2443:
Smart Structures and Materials 1995: Smart Structures and Integrated Systems
Inderjit Chopra, Editor(s)

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