A tilted fiber Bragg grating in a short piece of fiber is configured to reflect two resonances separated by 2 nm. The differential sensitivity of the resonances to bending is large (7μW/mm) and temperature-independent.

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Conference Nonlinear Photonics, NP 2007
Ivanov, A. (Alexei), & Albert, J. (2007). Tilted fiber Bragg gratings stubs for vibration and bend sensing. Presented at the Nonlinear Photonics, NP 2007.