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Recent Progress in Optical Chemical Sensors
Infocomm Research Alliance (ICRA), Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai 81310, Johor, Malaysia
Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai 81310, Johor, Malaysia
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Received: 22 September 2012; in revised form: 8 November 2012 / Accepted: 24 November 2012 / Published: 29 November 2012
Abstract: Optical chemical sensors have promoted escalating interest in the determination of various pollutants in the environment, which are creating toxicity and may cause serious health problems. This review paper focuses particularly on the recent progress and developments in this field; the working principles and basic classes of optical chemical sensors have been briefly described.
Keywords: optical chemical sensors; fiber optic chemical sensors; integrated optical sensors; chemo-optical sensor
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Qazi, H.H.; Mohammad, A.B.; Akram, M. Recent Progress in Optical Chemical Sensors. Sensors 2012, 12, 16522-16556.
Qazi HH, Mohammad AB, Akram M. Recent Progress in Optical Chemical Sensors. Sensors. 2012; 12(12):16522-16556.
Qazi, Hummad H.; Mohammad, Abu B.; Akram, Muhammad. 2012. "Recent Progress in Optical Chemical Sensors." Sensors 12, no. 12: 16522-16556.