ID 1668


An Experimental Approach to Quantify Strain Transfer Efficiency

of Fibre Bragg Grating Sensors to Host Structures



C Y Wei, C C Ye*, S W James*, R P Tatam* and P E Irving

School of Industrial and Manufacturing Science

*School of Mechanical Engineering

Cranfield University

Bedford MK43 0AL, UK


Keywords: fibre Bragg grating sensor, strain transfer efficiency, surface coating of optical fibres