An Introduction to Distributed Optical Fibre Sensors, Hardback Book


This book explains physical principles, unique benefits, broad categories, implementation aspects, and performance criteria of distributed optical fiber sensors (DOFS).

For each kind of sensor, the book highlights industrial applications, which range from oil and gas production to power line monitoring, plant and process engineering, environmental monitoring, industrial fire and leakage detection, and so on.

The text also includes a discussion of such key areas as backscattering, launched power limitations, and receiver sensitivity, as well as a concise historical account of the field's development.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 442 pages, 144 Line drawings, black and white; 28 Halftones, black and white
  • Publisher: Apple Academic Press Inc.
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  • Category: Light (optics)
  • ISBN: 9781482259575



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