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An alternative method for the monitoring of strain and temperature in a nuclear fusion reactor

Crolla, Paul and Niewczas, Pawel and Mcdonald, James (2009) An alternative method for the monitoring of strain and temperature in a nuclear fusion reactor. In: The 44th International Universities' Power Engineering Conference, 2009-09-01 - 2009-09-04.

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Abstract

This paper presents an optical fiber sensor solution for the measurement of strain and temperature within a nuclear fusion reactor. A summary of the method of sensor construction and sensor interrogation is presented.