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Advances on Optical Fiber Sensors
Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettrica e dell'Informazione, Politecnico di Bari Via E. Orabona 4, 70125 Bari, Italy
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Received: 7 November 2013; in revised form: 6 December 2013 / Accepted: 9 December 2013 / Published: 27 December 2013
Abstract: In this review paper some recent advances on optical fiber sensors are reported. In particular, fiber Bragg grating (FBG), long period gratings (LPGs), evanescent field and hollow core optical fiber sensors are mentioned. Examples of recent optical fiber sensors for the measurement of strain, temperature, displacement, air flow, pressure, liquid-level, magnetic field, and the determination of methadone, hydrocarbons, ethanol, and sucrose are briefly described.
Keywords: laser; optical fiber; microstructured optical fibers
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Mescia, L.; Prudenzano, F. Advances on Optical Fiber Sensors. Fibers 2014, 2, 1-23.
Mescia L, Prudenzano F. Advances on Optical Fiber Sensors. Fibers. 2014; 2(1):1-23.
Mescia, Luciano; Prudenzano, Francesco. 2014. "Advances on Optical Fiber Sensors." Fibers 2, no. 1: 1-23.