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Design And Analysis Of Fiber Optic Position Sensor
Author(s): M. Ali Shaik
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Paper Abstract

A model of intensity based fiber optic displacement sensors is developed. Two sensor designs are presented. The first was designed to measure the gap between a shaft and housing, for use in a magnetic bearing control loop. It is sensitive and has low temperature drift. Another sensor incorporating a scheme to compensate for changes in target reflectivity was also built.

Paper Details

Date Published: 13 February 1990
PDF: 12 pages
Proc. SPIE 1169, Fiber Optic and Laser Sensors VII, (13 February 1990); doi: 10.1117/12.963066
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M. Ali Shaik, Philips Laboratories (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1169:
Fiber Optic and Laser Sensors VII
Ramon P. DePaula; Eric Udd, Editor(s)

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