TITLE

Gallium arsenide as an optical strain gauge

AUTHOR(S)
Weiss, Jonathan D.; Lopez, Salvador S.; Howard, Arnold J.
PUB. DATE
April 1996
SOURCE
Review of Scientific Instruments;Apr96, Vol. 67 Issue 4, p1555
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investigates the use of gallium arsenide (GaAs) as an optical strain gauge. Use of optical fibers; Development of compressive and tensile strains; Effects of sample width; Calculation of the strain sensitivity of the device.
ACCESSION #
4302047

 

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