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Experimental Performance Of An Optical Hydrophone With Downlead Sensitivity
Author(s): S. W. Thornton; M. L. Henning; R. J. Langston
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Paper Abstract

A hydrophone was constructed on reflectometric principles, with an electrically passive underwater section. The sensor consisted of 150 m of fibre, and a lead length of 150 m. Electrical and acoustic characteristics were broadly as expected.

Paper Details

Date Published: 12 November 1984
PDF: 6 pages
Proc. SPIE 0514, 2nd Intl Conf on Optical Fiber Sensors: OFS'84, (12 November 1984); doi: 10.1117/12.945115
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S. W. Thornton, Plessey Marine Ltd (England)
M. L. Henning, Plessey Marine Ltd (England)
R. J. Langston, Plessey Marine Ltd (England)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0514:
2nd Intl Conf on Optical Fiber Sensors: OFS'84
Ralf Th. Kersten; Rainer Kist, Editor(s)

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