Title

Power-over-Fibre for Distributed Optical Fibre Smart Sensor Networks

Document Type

Conference Proceeding

Publisher

ACOFTAOS

Faculty

Computing, Health and Science

School

Engineering (SOE)/Centre for Communications Engineering Research

RAS ID

10532

Comments

This article was originally published as: Allwood, G. A., Wild, G. , & Hinckley, S. (2010). Power-over-Fibre for Distributed Optical Fibre Smart Sensor Networks. Proceedings of AIP/ACOFT 2010. Melbourne, Victoria. ACOFTAOS. Original article available here

Abstract

This study analyses losses associated with network architectures for power-over-fibre in distributed optical fibre smart sensor networks. We show that multiplexing communication and power signals together does not significantly affect the power generated.