Semi-automatic Platform for Fabry–Perot Microcavities Construction

  • Carmen E. Domínguez-FloresEmail author
  • Josué I. Basulto
  • Daniel López-Cortés
  • David Monzón-Hernández
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Physics book series (SPPHY, volume 233)


A semi-automatic and reconfigurable mechatronic stage was designed and implemented to control precisely the fiber cleaving in the process of manufacturing Fabry–Perot (FP) microcavities. FP interferometers with a cavity length as small as \( 5\,\upmu{\text{m}} \) were used with the system. The theoretical reflectance of the fiber cavities was studied by the interference phenomenon pattern simulation. Then, a comparison technique between the experimental and simulated spectra was performed for the length calculation of the FP cavities fabricated. The optical fiber structures presented can be used to develop sensor in many fields, ranging from the industrial to sensing applications.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Carmen E. Domínguez-Flores
    • 1
    Email author
  • Josué I. Basulto
    • 1
  • Daniel López-Cortés
    • 1
  • David Monzón-Hernández
    • 1
  1. 1.Centro de Investigaciones en Óptica A. C.LeónMexico

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