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Fiber optic based vortex shedder flow meter
Author(s): Beatrice C.B. Chu; Trevor P. Newson; David A. Jackson
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Paper Abstract

Fiberoptic systems based upon two different forms of miniature Fabry-Perot interferometer have been developed to measure the oscillatory motion generated in a commercially available vortex shedder flow meter. The results of a comparative study of the performance of the optical systems with the previously used piezoelectric detector are given for a range of water and air flows.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 September 1991
PDF: 7 pages
Proc. SPIE 1504, Fiber-Optic Metrology and Standards, (1 September 1991); doi: 10.1117/12.46991
Show Author Affiliations
Beatrice C.B. Chu, Univ. of Kent at Canterbury (United Kingdom)
Trevor P. Newson, Univ. of Kent at Canterbury (United Kingdom)
David A. Jackson, Univ. of Kent at Canterbury (United Kingdom)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1504:
Fiber-Optic Metrology and Standards
Oliverio D.D. Soares, Editor(s)

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