Applied Physics B

, 91:381

Real time measurement of the attenuation coefficient of water in open ocean based on stimulated Brillouin scattering

Authors

  • M. Ouyang
    • Department of PhysicsApplied Optics Beijing Area Major Laboratory
  • J. Shi
    • Department of PhysicsApplied Optics Beijing Area Major Laboratory
  • L. Zhao
    • Department of PhysicsApplied Optics Beijing Area Major Laboratory
  • X. Chen
    • Department of PhysicsApplied Optics Beijing Area Major Laboratory
  • H. Jing
    • Department of PhysicsApplied Optics Beijing Area Major Laboratory
    • Department of PhysicsApplied Optics Beijing Area Major Laboratory
    • Key Laboratory of Nondestructive Test (Ministry of Education)Nanchang Hang Kong University
Article

DOI: 10.1007/s00340-008-3010-x

Cite this article as:
Ouyang, M., Shi, J., Zhao, L. et al. Appl. Phys. B (2008) 91: 381. doi:10.1007/s00340-008-3010-x

Abstract

A new method for measuring the attenuation coefficient of seawater in real time is suggested based on stimulated Brillouin scattering. The measurement can be achieved through detecting the intensity of back scattered stimulated Brillouin scattering and the intensity of the laser beam.

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