Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Current Trends in Short- and Long-period Fiber Gratings

Edited by Christian Cuadrado-Laborde

National Scientific and Technical Research Council, Argentina

In this book the reader will find a collection of chapters written by different experts around the world, describing the current research trends in both short- and long-period fiber grating technology. This work is mainly addressed to researchers already working in this area, but it is also accessible to anyone with a scientific background who desires to have an updated overview of the recent progress in this domain. It will also be valuable to scientist and engineers who have become newly involved in this field. Each chapter is self-contained and can be read independently of the others. This book intends to provide highlights of the current research in this area, showing the recent advances in the field of fiber gratings.

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Current Trends in Short- and Long-period Fiber GratingsEdited by Christian Cuadrado-Laborde

Published: May 15th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/3320

ISBN: 978-953-51-1131-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6338-1

Copyright year: 2013

Books open for chapter submissions

22657 Total Chapter Downloads

24 Crossref Citations

50 Web of Science Citations

86 Dimensions Citations


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1. A Guide to Fiber Bragg Grating Sensors

By Marcelo M. Werneck, Regina C. S. B. Allil, Bessie A. Ribeiro and Fábio V. B. de Nazaré


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2. Surface-Corrugated Microfiber Bragg Grating

By Fei Xu, Jun-Long Kou, Yan-Qing Lu, Ming Ding and Gilberto Brambilla


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3. Fabrication and Mode Coupling of Long-Period Fiber Grating by Winding a Wire Around an Optical Fiber Fixed to a Cylindrical Metal Rod

By Jonghun Lee, Cherl-Hee Lee, Kwang Taek Kim and Jaehee Park


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4. Optical Fibre Long-Period Gratings Functionalised with Nano-Assembled Thin Films: Approaches to Chemical Sensing

By Sergiy Korposh, Stephen James, Ralph Tatam and Seung-Woo Lee


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5. Long-Period Fiber Gratings in Active Fibers

By David Krčmařík, Mykola Kulishov and Radan Slavík


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6. Photonic Sensors Based on Flexible Materials with FBGs for Use on Biomedical Applications

By Alexandre Ferreira da Silva, Rui Pedro Rocha, João Paulo Carmo and José Higino Correia


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7. Application of Fiber Bragg Grating Sensors in Power Industry

By Regina C. S. B. Allil, Marcelo M. Werneck, Bessie A. Ribeiro and Fábio V. B. de Nazaré


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8. Fiber Bragg Grating Technology for New Generation Optical Access Systems

By Oskars Ozolins, Vjaceslavs Bobrovs, Jurgis Porins and Girts Ivanovs


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