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Sensors 2010, 10(4), 2492-2510; doi:10.3390/s100402492
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DFB Lasers Between 760 nm and 16 µm for Sensing Applications

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Received: 20 January 2010; in revised form: 22 February 2010 / Accepted: 6 March 2010 / Published: 24 March 2010
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Laser Spectroscopy and Sensing)
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Abstract: Recent years have shown the importance of tunable semiconductor lasers in optical sensing. We describe the status quo concerning DFB laser diodes between 760 nm and 3,000 nm as well as new developments aiming for up to 80 nm tuning range in this spectral region. Furthermore we report on QCL between 3 µm and 16 µm and present new developments. An overview of the most interesting applications using such devices is given at the end of this paper.
Keywords: DFB; laser; QCL; sensing DFB; laser; QCL; sensing
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Zeller, W.; Naehle, L.; Fuchs, P.; Gerschuetz, F.; Hildebrandt, L.; Koeth, J. DFB Lasers Between 760 nm and 16 µm for Sensing Applications. Sensors 2010, 10, 2492-2510.

AMA Style

Zeller W, Naehle L, Fuchs P, Gerschuetz F, Hildebrandt L, Koeth J. DFB Lasers Between 760 nm and 16 µm for Sensing Applications. Sensors. 2010; 10(4):2492-2510.

Chicago/Turabian Style

Zeller, Wolfgang; Naehle, Lars; Fuchs, Peter; Gerschuetz, Florian; Hildebrandt, Lars; Koeth, Johannes. 2010. "DFB Lasers Between 760 nm and 16 µm for Sensing Applications." Sensors 10, no. 4: 2492-2510.


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