Introduction
1.
Kurkjian, C. R., 1998, “Critical Issues in the Mechanical Reliability of Lightwave Fibers,” Reliability of Photonies Materials and Structures, E. Suhir, M. Fukuda, and C. Kurkjian, eds., MRS Symposia Proceedings, in press.
2.
Li, T., 1985, Optical Fiber Communications, Academic Press Inc., San Diego, CA.
3.
Safi, M., et al., 1998, “Long-Term Reliability of Optical Fibers and Fiber Devices,” Reliability of Photonic Materials and Structures, E. Suhir, C. Kurkjian, and M. Fukuda, eds., MRS Symposia Proceedings, in press.
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Suhir, E., 1995, “Structural Analysis in Fiber Optics,” Trends in Lightwave Technology, Council of Scientific Information, India.
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Taylor, H. F., ed., 1998, Advances in Fiber Optics Communications, Artech House Inc., Norwood, MA.
Bending of Bare Fibers
1.
Suhir, E., 1996, “Predicted Curvature and Stresses in an Optical Fiber Interconnect Subjected to Bending,” IEEE/OSA Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 14, No. 2.
2.
Suhir, E., 1995, “Input/Output Fiber Configuration in a Laser Package Design,” ASME JOURNAL OF ELECTRONIC PACKAGING, Vol. 117, No. 4.
3.
Suhir, E., 1990, “How Long Should a Beam Specimen be in Bending Tests?,” ASME JOURNAL OF ELECTRONIC PACKAGING, Vol. 112, No. 1.
Bare Fibers Under the Combined Action of Bending and Tension
1.
Suhir, E., 1994, “Pull Testing of a Glass Fiber Soldered into a Ferrule: How Long Should the Test Specimen Be?,” Applied Optics, Vol. 33, No. 19.
2.
Suhir, E., 1989, “Bending Performance of Clamped Optical Fibers: Stresses due to the Ends Off-Set,” Applied Optics, Vol. 28, No. 3.
3.
Suhir, E., 1998, “Optical Fiber Interconnect Subjected to a Not-Very-Small Ends Off-Set: Effect of Reactive Tension,” Reliability of Photonic Materials and Structures, E. Suhir, C. Kurkjian, M. Fukuda, eds., MRS Symposia Proceedings, in press.
Consideration of the Structural and Materials Nonlinearity
1.
Cowap, S. F., and Brown, S. D., 1984, “Static Fatigue Testing of a Hermetically Sealed Optical Fiber,” American Ceramic Society Bulletin, Vol. 63, No. 3.
2.
France, P. W., Paradine, M. J., Reeve, M. H., and Newns, G. R., 1980, “Liquid Nitrogen Strength of Coated Optical Glass Fibers,” Journal of Materials Science, Vol. 15.
3.
Krause, J. T., Testardi, L. R., and Thurston, R. N., 1979, “Deviations From Linearity in the Dependence of Elongation upon Force for Fibers of Simple Glass Formers and of Glass Optical Lightguides,” Physics and Chemistry of Glasses, Vol. 20.
4.
McMullin, J. N., and Freeman, J. E., 1990, “On the Shape of a Bent Fiber,” IEEE/OSA Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 8, No. 7.
5.
Murgatroyd, 1944, “The Strength of Glass Fibers,” Journal of the Society of Glass Technology, Vol. 28.
6.
Sinclair, D., 1950, “A Bending Method for Measurement of the Tensile Strength and Young’s Modulus of Glass Fiber,” Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 21.
7.
Suhir, E., 1992a, “Elastic Stability, Free Vibrations, and Bending of Optical Glass Fibers: the Effect of the Nonlinear Stress-Strain Relationship,” Applied Optics, Vol. 31, No. 24.
8.
Suhir, E., 1992b, “The Effect of the Nonlinear Behavior of the Material on Two-Point Bending in Optical Glass Fibers,” IEEE/OSA Journal of Electronic Packaging, Vol. 114, No. 2.
9.
Suhir, E., 1993, “Predicted Stresses and Strains in Fused Biconical Taper Couplers Subjected to Tension,” Applied Optics, Vol. 32, No. 18.
10.
Suhir, E., 1998a, “Predicted Bending Stresses in an Optical Fiber Interconnect Experiencing Significant Ends Off-Set,” Reliability of Photonic Materials and Structures, E. Suhir, M. Fukuda, C. Kurkjian, eds., MRS Symposia Proceedings, in press.
11.
Suhir, E., 1998b, “Large Deformation of an Optical Fiber ‘Pigtail’ Bent on a Cylindrical Surface,” Reliability of Photonic Materials and Structures, E. Suhir, C. Kurkjian, M. Fukuda, eds., MRS Symposia Proceedings, in press.
Coated Fibers
1.
Devadoss, E., 1992, “Polymers for Optical Fiber Communication Systems,” Journal of Scientfic and Industrial Research, Vol. 51, No. 4.
2.
Gebizioglu, O. S., Plitz, I. M., 1991, “Self-Stripping of Optical Fiber Coatings in Hydrocarbon Liquids and Cable Filling Compounds,” Optical Engineering, Vol. 30, No. 6.
3.
King
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Suhir, E., M. Fukuda, and Kurkjian, C. R., eds., 1998, Reliability of Photonics Materials and Structures, MRS Symposia Proceedings, in press.
5.
Suhir, E., 1988, “Stresses in Dual-Coated Optical Fibers,” ASME Journal of Applied Mechanics, Vol. 55, No. 10.
6.
Suhir, E., 1990, “Stresses in a Coated Glass Fiber Stretched on a Capstan,” Applied Optics, Vol. 29, No. 18.
7.
Suhir, E., 1993a, “Can the Curvature of an Optical Glass Fiber be Different From the Curvature of Its Coating?,” International Journal of Solids and Structures, Vol. 30, No. 17.
8.
Suhir, E., 1997a, “Bending of a Partially Coated Optical Fiber Subjected to the Ends Off-Set,” IEEE/OSA Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 12, No. 2.
9.
Suhir, E., 1994, “Approximate Evaluation of the Interracial Sheafing Stress in Circular Double Lap Shear Joints, with Application to Dual-Coated Optical Fibers,” International Journal of Solids and Structures, Vol. 31, No. 23.
10.
Suhir, E., 1993b, “Buffering Effect of Fiber Coating and Its Influence on the Proof-Test Load in Optical Fibers,” Applied Optics, Vol. 32, No. 7.
11.
Suhir, E., 1993c, “Analytical Modeling of the lnterfacial Sheafing Stress During Pull-Out Testing of Dual-Coated Lightguide Specimens,” Applied Optics, Vol. 32, No. 7.
12.
Suhir, E., 1993d, “Analytical Modeling of the Interfacial Sheafing Stress in Dial-Coated Optical Fiber Specimens Subjected to Tension,” Applied Optics, Vol. 32, No. 16.
13.
Suhir, E., 1997b, “Predicted Thermal Mismatch Stresses in a Cylindrical Bi-Material Assembly Adhesively Bonded at the Ends,” ASME Journal of Applied Mechanics, Vol. 64, No. 1.
Elastic Stability and Microbending
1.
Cocchini, F., 1994, “Double-Coated Optical Fibers Undergoing Temperature Variations: The Influence of the Mechanical Behavior on the Added Transmission Losses,” Polymer Engineering and Science, Vol. 34, No. 5.
2.
Ostojic, P., 1995, “Stress Enhanced Environmental Corrosion and Lifetime Prediction Modeling in Silica Optical Fibers,” Journal of Materials Science, Vol. 30, No. 12.
3.
Shiue, S. T., and Lee, S. B., 1992, “Thermal Stresses in Double-Coated Optical Fibers at Low Temperature,” Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 72, No. 1.
4.
Shiue, S. T., and Lee, S. B., 1992, “Thermal Stresses in Double-Coated Optical Fibers at Low Temperature,” Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 72, No. 1.
5.
Shiue, S. T., 1992, “Design of Double-Coated Optical Fibers to Minimize Hydrostatic-Pressure-Induced Microbending Losses,” IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, Vol. 4, No. 7.
6.
Shiue, S. T., 1993, “Axial Strain-Induced Microbending Losses in Double-Coated Optical Fibers,” Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 73, No. 2.
7.
Shiue, S. T., 1994a, “Thermal Stresses in Tightly Jacketed Double-Coated Optical Fibers at Low Temperature,” Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 76, No. 12.
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Shiue, S. T., 1994b, “The Axial Strain-Induced Stresses in Double-Coated Optical Fibers,” Journal of the Chinese Institute of Engineers, Vol. 17, No. 1.
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Shiue, S. T., 1994c, “Thermally Induced Microbending Losses in Double-Coated Optical Fibers at Low Temperature,” Materials Chemistry and Physics, Vol. 38, No. 2.
10.
Shiue, S. T., 1994d, “The Hydrostatic Pressure Induced Stresses in Double-Coated Optical Fibers,” Journal of the Chinese Institute of Engineers, Vol. 17, No. 4.
11.
Shiue, S. T., 1997, “The Spring Constant in the Buckling of Tightly Jacketed Double-Coated Optical Fibers,” Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 81, No. 8.
12.
Shiue, S. T., and Lee, W. H., 1997, “Thermal Stresses in Carbon Coated Optical Fibers at Low Temperature,” Journal of Materials Research, Vol. 12, No. 9.
13.
Suhir, E., 1988a, “Effect if the Initial Curvature on the Low Temperature Microbending in Optical Fibers,” IEEE/OSA Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 6, No. 8.
14.
Suhir, E., 1988b, “Spring Constant in the Buckling of Dual-Coated Optical Fibers,” IEEE/OSA Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 6, No. 7.
15.
Suhir, E., Mishkevich, V., Anderson, J., 1995, “How Large Should a Periodic External Load Be to Cause Appreciable Microbending Losses in a Dual-Coated Optical Fiber?,” Structural Analysis in Microelectronics and Fiber Optics, E. Suhir, ed., ASME Press, New York.
16.
Suhir, E., 1998, “Coated Optical Fiber Interconnect Subjected to the Ends Off-Set and Axial Loading,” Applied Optics, in press.
17.
Suhir, E., 1992, “Elastic Stability, Free Vibrations, and Bending of Optical Glass Fibers: The Effect of the Nonlinear Stress-Strain Relationship,” Applied Optics, Vol. 31, Vol. 24.
18.
Suhir, E., 1990, “Mechanical Approach to the Evaluation of the Low Temperature Threshold of Added Transmission Losses in Single-Coated Optical Fibers,” IEEE/OSA Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 8, No. 6.
19.
Uschitsky, M., and Suhir, E., 1995, “Epoxy-Bonded Optical Fibers: the Effect of Voids on Stress Concentration in the Epoxy Material,” Structural Analysis in Microelectronic and Fiber-Optic Systems, E. Suhir, ed., ASME Press, New York.
Solder Materials and Joints
1.
Suhir, E., 1997, “Solder Materials and Joints in Fiber-Optics: Reliability Requirements and Predicted Stresses,” Proceedings of the International Symposium Design and Reliability of Solder Joints and Solder lnterconnections, Orlando, FI., 1997.
2.
Suhir, E., 1994, “Thermally Induced Stresses in an Optical Glass Fiber Soldered into a Ferrule,” IEEE/OSA Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 12, No. 10.
Dynamic Response
1.
Suhir, E., 1992a, “Vibration Frequency of a Fused Biconical Taper (FBT) Lightwave Coupler,” IEEE/OSA Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 10, No. 7.
2.
Suhir, E., 1992b, “Free Vibrations of a Fused Biconical Taper Lightwave Coupler,” International Journal of Solids and Structures, Vol. 29, No. 24.
3.
Suhir, E., 1997, “Is the Maximum Acceleration an Adequate Criterion of the Dynamic Strength of a Structural Element in an Electronic Product?,” IEEE Transactions on Components, Packaging and Manufacturing Technology, Vol. 20, No. 4.
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