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Fiber optic gyroscope north finder
Author(s): Richard B. Dyott; D. E. Allen
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Paper Abstract

A fiber optic gyroscope with its coil axis aligned to North-South and inclined to the horizontal by the angle of Latitude (i.e. with its axis parallel to that of the Earth) measures the angular rotation of the Earth: 15.041°/hr.

Paper Details

Date Published: 14 September 1994
PDF: 7 pages
Proc. SPIE 2360, Tenth International Conference on Optical Fibre Sensors, (14 September 1994); doi: 10.1117/12.185096
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Richard B. Dyott, Andrew Corp. (United States)
D. E. Allen, Andrew Corp. (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2360:
Tenth International Conference on Optical Fibre Sensors
Brian Culshaw; Julian D. C. Jones, Editor(s)

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