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Optical Microfiber Technology for Current, Temperature, Acceleration, Acoustic, Humidity and Ultraviolet Light Sensing

Laser Physics and Photonic Devices Laboratories, School of Engineering, University of South Australia, Mawson Lakes, SA 5095, Australia
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Sensors 2018, 18(1), 72; https://doi.org/10.3390/s18010072
Received: 21 November 2017 / Revised: 25 December 2017 / Accepted: 26 December 2017 / Published: 28 December 2017
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Optical Sensors based on Micro/Nanofibres)
Optical microfibers possess excellent optical and mechanical properties that have been exploited for sensing. We highlight the authors’ recent work in the areas of current, temperature, acceleration, acoustic, humidity and ultraviolet-light sensing based on this exquisite technology, and the advantages and challenges of using optical microfibers are discussed. View Full-Text
Keywords: optical; microfiber; fiber; taper; coil; resonator; sensor; current; temperature; acceleration; acoustic; ultraviolet; humidity optical; microfiber; fiber; taper; coil; resonator; sensor; current; temperature; acceleration; acoustic; ultraviolet; humidity
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Chen, G.Y.; Lancaster, D.G.; Monro, T.M. Optical Microfiber Technology for Current, Temperature, Acceleration, Acoustic, Humidity and Ultraviolet Light Sensing. Sensors 2018, 18, 72. https://doi.org/10.3390/s18010072

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Chen GY, Lancaster DG, Monro TM. Optical Microfiber Technology for Current, Temperature, Acceleration, Acoustic, Humidity and Ultraviolet Light Sensing. Sensors. 2018; 18(1):72. https://doi.org/10.3390/s18010072

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Chen, George Y.; Lancaster, David G.; Monro, Tanya M. 2018. "Optical Microfiber Technology for Current, Temperature, Acceleration, Acoustic, Humidity and Ultraviolet Light Sensing" Sensors 18, no. 1: 72. https://doi.org/10.3390/s18010072

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