Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Applications of Optical Fibers for Sensing

Edited by Christian Cuadrado-Laborde

Institute of Physics Rosario (CONICET-UNR)

In this book the reader will find a collection of chapters written by different research teams, describing different applications of optical fibers for sensing. 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 scientists 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 optical fiber sensing.

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Applications of Optical Fibers for SensingEdited by Christian Cuadrado-Laborde

Published: April 24th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.78283

ISBN: 978-1-78985-352-0

Print ISBN: 978-1-78985-351-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-145-1

Copyright year: 2019

Books open for chapter submissions

7470 Total Chapter Downloads

5 Crossref Citations

4 Web of Science Citations

15 Dimensions Citations


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1. Introductory Chapter: Application of Optical Fiber for Sensing

By Christian Cuadrado-Laborde


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2. Minimalist Approach for the Design of Microstructured Optical Fiber Sensors

By Jonas H. Osório and Cristiano M. B. Cordeiro


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3. Fiber Bragg Gratings as e-Health Enablers: An Overview for Gait Analysis Applications

By Maria de Fátima Domingues, Cátia Tavares, Tiago Leite, Nélia Alberto, Cátia Leitão, Carlos Marques, Ayman Radwan, Eduardo Rocon, Paulo Antunes and Paulo André


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4. Distributed, Advanced Fiber Optic Sensors

By Sanjay Kher and Manoj Kumar Saxena


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5. Real-Time Particle Radiography by Means of Scintillating Fibers Tracker and Residual Range Detectors

By Domenico Lo Presti, Giuseppe Gallo, Danilo Luigi Bonanno, Daniele Giuseppe Bongiovanni, Fabio Longhitano and Santo Reito


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6. Review of Liquid-Filled Optical Fibre-Based Temperature Sensing

By Fintan McGuinness, Gabriel Leen, Elfed Lewis, Gerard Dooly, Daniel Toal and Dinesh Babu Duraibabu

Corrigendum to Review of Liquid-Filled Optical Fibre-Based Temperature Sensing

By Fintan McGuinness, Gabriel Leen, Elfed Lewis, Gerard Dooly, Daniel Toal and Dinesh Babu Duraibabu

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7. Optical Fibre Long-Period Grating Sensors Operating at and around the Phase Matching Turning Point

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


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8. Whispering Gallery Modes for Accurate Characterization of Optical Fibers’ Parameters

By Martina Delgado-Pinar, Xavier Roselló-Mechó, Emmanuel Rivera-Pérez, Antonio Díez, José Luis Cruz and Miguel V. Andrés


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