Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Selected Topics on Optical Fiber Technologies and Applications

Edited by Fei Xu

Nanjing University, China


This book is a collection of contributions by selected active researchers in the optical fiber fields highlighting the design, fabrication, and application of optical fibers and fiber systems and covering various topics such as microstructured optical fibers, polymer fibers, nonlinear effects, optical tweezers, and gyroscopic systems. The goal of the book is to provide an updated overview of the current research trends in the optical fiber fields, serving as a general reference for the recent development in optical fiber technologies, though inevitably many topics are not covered.

Read more >Order hardcopy
Selected Topics on Optical Fiber Technologies and ApplicationsEdited by Fei Xu

Published: February 14th 2018

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.68456

ISBN: 978-953-51-3814-3

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3813-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4055-9

Copyright year: 2018

Books open for chapter submissions

12333 Total Chapter Downloads

14 Crossref Citations

11 Web of Science Citations

24 Dimensions Citations


Open access peer-reviewed

1. Fabrication and Sensing Applications of Special Microstructured Optical Fibers

By Zhengyong Liu and Hwa-Yaw Tam


Open access peer-reviewed

2. Photonic Crystal Fiber–Based Interferometric Sensors

By Dora Juan Juan Hu, Rebecca Yen-Ni Wong and Perry Ping Shum


Open access peer-reviewed

3. Dual-Core Transversally Chirped Microstructured Optical Fiber for Mode-Converter Device and Sensing Application

By Erick Reyes Vera, Juan Úsuga Restrepo, Margarita Varon and Pedro Torres


Open access peer-reviewed

4. Multi-Core Optical Fibers: Theory, Applications and Opportunities

By Andrés Macho Ortiz and Roberto Llorente Sáez


Open access peer-reviewed

5. Fabrication of Polymer Optical Fiber Splitter Using Lapping Technique

By Latifah S. Supian, Mohd Syuhaimi Ab-Rahman, Norhana Arsad, Chew Sue Ping, Nani Fadzlina Naim, Nurdiani Zamhari and Syed Mohd Fairuz Syed Mohd Dardin


Open access peer-reviewed

6. Plastic Optical Fibre Sensor System Design Using the Field Programmable Gate Array

By Yong Sheng Ong, Ian Grout, Elfed Lewis and Waleed Mohammed


Open access peer-reviewed

7. Fiber Optical Tweezers for Applying and Measuring Forces in a 3D Solid Compartment

By Chaoyang Ti, Minh-Tri Ho Thanh, Yao Shen, Qi Wen and Yuxiang Liu


Open access peer-reviewed

8. Nonlinearity-Tolerant Modulation Formats for Coherent Optical Communications

By Keisuke Kojima, Toshiaki Koike-Akino, Tsuyoshi Yoshida, David S. Millar and Kieran Parsons


Open access peer-reviewed

9. Fiber Laser for Phase-Sensitive Optical Time-Domain Reflectometry

By Vasily V. Spirin, Cesar A. López-Mercado, Patrice Mégret and Andrei A. Fotiadi


Open access peer-reviewed

10. Optoelectronic Design of a Closed-Loop Depolarized IFOG with Sinusoidal Phase Modulation for Intermediate Grade Applications

By Ramón José Pérez Menéndez


Edited Volume and chapters are indexed in

  • Worldcat
  • OpenAIRE
  • Google Scholar
  • AZ ebsco
  • Base
  • CNKI

Order a hardcopy of the Edited Volume

Free shipping with DHL Express

Hardcover (ex. VAT)£119

Order now

Residents of European Union countries need to add a Book Value-Added Tax Rate based on their country of residence. Institutions and companies, registered as VAT taxable entities in their own EU member state, will not pay VAT by providing IntechOpen with their VAT registration number. This is made possible by the EU reverse charge method.

Special discount for IntechOpen contributors

All IntechOpen contributors are offered special discounts starting at 40% OFF available through your personal dashboard

Login and purchase