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Tech Notes

Title
Product Area
Calculating chromatic dispersion (CD) for fiber measurements using the OVA
  • Optical Test
Short Summary
Equations for calculating CD with OVA
Calculating Group Delay and Chromatic Dispersion from OVA Optical Phase
  • Optical Test
Short Summary
The OVA calculations for GD and CD are presented, along with a straightforward way for the user to calculate these parameters, starting from the OVA optical phase measurement, with a user-defined optical frequency derivative step size.
Choosing a Mode Conditioner for Use with the Optical Backscatter Reflectometer in Diagnosing Multi-Mode Fiber
  • Optical Test
Short Summary
This application note discusses three methods of mode conditioning with MMF, the advantages and disadvantages of each method, as well as when to use them with an OBR.
Computing Insertion Loss when Transitioning Through Dissimilar Fiber
  • Optical Test
Short Summary
Discusses steps for calculating insertion loss (IL) when measuring through dissimilar fiber with shifts in the Rayleigh scatter levels.
Dissolvable Forensic Swabs
Distributed Fiber Optic Sensing: Temperature Coefficient for Polyimide Coated Low Bend Loss Fiber, in the -40°C to 200°C Range
  • ODiSI/HD-FOS
Short Summary
Methods employed to obtain a temperature coefficient for polyimide coated low bend loss fiber, in the -40°C - 200°C range.
Distributed Fiber Optic Sensing: Temperature Coefficient for Polyimide Coated Low Bend Loss Fiber, in the 10°C - 80°C Range
  • ODiSI/HD-FOS
Short Summary
This Engineering Note describes the methods employed in obtaining a temperature coefficient for polyimide coated low bend loss fiber, in the 10°C - 80°C range.
E.coREADi™ Assay for Water Analysis
EverShield - Superior Fabric Protection Brochure
Fatigue Performance Comparison between OFDR-based Distributed Fiber Optic Sensing and Strain Gages
  • ODiSI/HD-FOS
Short Summary
Compares strain measurement in high strain range, cyclic loading between fiber and foil gage, showing foil gage drifting from the start
FBG Temperature Sensors - Temperature Calibration and Thermal Response
  • HYPERION/FBGs
FBG Total Strain Sensor Thermal Consideration - Manual Total Strain Expr...
  • HYPERION/FBGs
FFP-TF2 Full GR2883 Test Report
  • Lasers and Tunable Filters
FFP-TF2-Actuation-Circuitry-Design-Guidelines
  • Lasers and Tunable Filters
Fiber-Fabry-Perot-Tunable-Filter-Technical-Reference
  • Lasers and Tunable Filters
Gentoo - Advanced Clear Hydrophobic Coating Flyer
Luna Sensor Suite for Aircraft Corrosion Monitoring (LS2A)
Luna XPN1 Electrically Conductive Structural Adhesive
Nanofiber-Reinforced Hydrogels for Ocular Repair
ODiSI Fiber Optic Sensor Installation Guide
  • ODiSI/HD-FOS
Short Summary
This document guides users of Luna’s High Definition Fiber Optic Sensing (HD-FOS) system (the ODiSI) through the simple process of mounting a fiber sensor onto the surface of a test article.
ODiSI Fiber Optic Sensor Installation Guide
  • ODiSI/HD-FOS
Short Summary
This applications note is the instruction manual for the fiber optic sensor application kit.
ODiSI Fiber Optic Sensor Protection Methods for Improved Durability
  • ODiSI/HD-FOS
Short Summary
This Technical Note demonstrates some protective options available to preserve the integrity of both the bonded fiber sensor sections as well as the sensor lead and connector.
ODiSI Software Updates - Product Note
  • ODiSI/HD-FOS
ODiSI-B Sensor Strain Gage Factor Uncertainty
  • ODiSI/HD-FOS
Omniphobic textiles
Optical Backscatter Reflectometer Length Measurement Accuracy
  • Optical Test
Short Summary
Technical note detailing how Luna's Optical Backscatter Reflectometers (OBR) is capable of measuring fiber lengths with very high accuracy. Assuming the group index of refraction is well known, length measurement accuracy for the OBR 4600 and 5T-50 is expected to be better than 0.0034% immediately after calibration.
os3100 Epoxy Installation
  • HYPERION/FBGs
os3100 Long Term Test Summary
  • HYPERION/FBGs
os3100 Style Strain Sensor Comprehensive Fatigue Test Report
  • HYPERION/FBGs
os3100 Weld Installation
  • HYPERION/FBGs
os3110 Sensor Information Sheet
  • HYPERION/FBGs
os3120 Sensor Information Sheet
  • HYPERION/FBGs
os3150 Sensor Information Sheet
  • ODiSI/HD-FOS
os3150 STOPAQ Removal
  • HYPERION/FBGs
os3155 Sensor Information Sheet
  • HYPERION/FBGs
os3155 Test Document - Qualification Summary
  • HYPERION/FBGs
os3200 Installation
  • HYPERION/FBGs
os3200 Sensor Information Sheet
  • HYPERION/FBGs
os3200 Test Document - Test Summary
  • HYPERION/FBGs
os3500 Installation
  • HYPERION/FBGs
os3500 IP67 Test Report
  • HYPERION/FBGs
os3500 Temperature Compensation Summary
  • HYPERION/FBGs
os3500 Temperature Cycle Summary
  • HYPERION/FBGs
os3510 Fatigue Test Report
  • HYPERION/FBGs
os3510 Installation
  • HYPERION/FBGs
os3600 Installation
  • HYPERION/FBGs
os3600 Sensor Information Sheet
  • HYPERION/FBGs
os3600 Test Document - Long Term Test Summary
  • HYPERION/FBGs
os3610 Installation & Protection Guide
  • HYPERION/FBGs
os3610 Sensor Information Sheet
  • HYPERION/FBGs