Why use photonic crystal fibers for sensing?

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Abstract

Optical fibers with holes in them-either in their cladding or forming a core-can be used to design fiber sensors. We describe the physics and related technologies enabling new and improved sensor configurations.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2009
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)9781557528780
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2009
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2009 - San Jose, CA, USA United States
Duration: 11 Oct 200915 Oct 2009

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Conference

ConferenceFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2009
CountryUSA United States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period11/10/0915/10/09

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

Cite this

Knight, J. C. (2009). Why use photonic crystal fibers for sensing? In Frontiers in Optics, FiO 2009 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America.