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Proceedings 2018, 2(13), 1106;

Enhancing the Sensitivity of SMS Fiber Sensors by the Use of High Refractive Index Coatings

Electronic Engineering Department, Centro Federal de Educação Tecnológica Celso Suckow da Fonseca-CEFET/RJ, Rio de Janeiro 20271-110, Brazil
Metalurgy and Materials Engineering Program-Coppe, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro 21949-900, Brazil
School Mathematics, Computer Science and Engineering, City University of London, London EC1V 0HB, UK
Presented at the Eurosensors 2018 Conference, Graz, Austria, 9–12 September 2018.
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Published: 7 December 2018
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This paper presents a study on the behavior of single-mode/multimode/single-mode sensors with diamond-like carbon coating of high refractive index. Spectra and response for different values of the external medium refractive index are recorded and analyzed.
Keywords: fiber optic sensors; Interferometry; Subwavelength structures fiber optic sensors; Interferometry; Subwavelength structures
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Vette, T.; Burns, G.; Bellini, R.; Jr., S.S.C.; Borges, C.V.S.; Rente, B.; Grattan, K.; Martinez, M.A.G. Enhancing the Sensitivity of SMS Fiber Sensors by the Use of High Refractive Index Coatings. Proceedings 2018, 2, 1106.

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