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Application of thin-film optical filters to the temperature compensation of optical fiber grating-based devices

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5 Author(s)
Arya, V. ; Bradley Dept. of Electr. Eng., Virginia Polytech. Inst. & State Univ., Blacksburg, VA, USA ; Sherrer, D.W. ; Anbo Wang ; Claus, R.O.
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A major problem currently affecting the implementation of in-fiber refractive-index grating-based optical fiber devices is the drift in wavelength modulation due to the change in the ambient temperature. For accurate and reliable long-term operation of these devices, suitable temperature compensation techniques are a necessity. This paper presents a novel temperature compensation technique for in-fiber refractive index grating-based devices and components. The proposed technique is based on the temperature-dependent spectral characteristics of a dielectric multilayer thin-film interference filter fabricated on the endface of refractive-index grating impressed optical fiber. Temperature compensation is achieved by comparing the reflected intensities at the grating-reflected and the interference filter-reflected wavelengths. The proposed scheme also compensates for light source fluctuations and lead-in fiber bending losses

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Instrumentation and Measurement, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:46 ,  Issue: 5 )

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Oct 1997

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