Share Email Print

Proceedings Paper

Triangular-shaped bulk optic glass Faraday current sensor
Author(s): Beatrice C.B. Chu; Yanong N. Ning; David A. Jackson
Format Member Price Non-Member Price
PDF $17.00 $21.00

Paper Abstract

A new triangular topology for a bulk optic Faraday current sensor is presented with a demonstrated resolution of 20 mA/(root)Hz over a measurement range from 1 to 3000 A. The sensitivity of the system was 2.35 X 10-5 rad/A. This sensor is relatively easy to fabricate and overcome problems encountered using current sensors based upon bulk optic 'square' configurations and all fiber systems.

Paper Details

Date Published: 5 March 1993
PDF: 10 pages
Proc. SPIE 1795, Fiber Optic and Laser Sensors X, (5 March 1993); doi: 10.1117/12.141241
Show Author Affiliations
Beatrice C.B. Chu, Univ. of Kent at Canterbury (United Kingdom)
Yanong N. Ning, Univ. of Kent at Canterbury (United Kingdom)
David A. Jackson, Univ. of Kent at Canterbury (United Kingdom)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1795:
Fiber Optic and Laser Sensors X
Eric Udd; Ramon P. DePaula, Editor(s)

© SPIE. Terms of Use
Back to Top
Sign in to read the full article
Create a free SPIE account to get access to
premium articles and original research
Forgot your username?