PMID: 19710797Dec 1, 1981Paper

Long-range backscattering experiments in single-mode fibers

Optics Letters
S HeckmannJ Streckert

Abstract

A setup was built that was suitable for practicable long-range backscattering measurements in single-mode fibers. To avoid nonlinear effects and to reduce costs, low-input powers from a laser diode were used. Three different fibers (0.8, 2, and 3 km long) were tested, and experimental results are given.

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