PROCEEDINGS VOLUME 6619
THIRD EUROPEAN WORKSHOP ON OPTICAL FIBRE SENSORS | 4-6 JULY 2007
Third European Workshop on Optical Fibre Sensors
THIRD EUROPEAN WORKSHOP ON OPTICAL FIBRE SENSORS
4-6 July 2007
Napoli, Italy
Front Matter: Volume 6619
Proc. SPIE 6619, Front Matter: Volume 6619, 661901 (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.740523
Special Session: Market Opportunities
Proc. SPIE 6619, Fiber optic sensing technology: emerging markets and trends, 661902 (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738328
Proc. SPIE 6619, Market potential for optical fiber sensors in the energy sector, 661903 (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738329
Proc. SPIE 6619, Photonic sensing technology: currents and trends, 661904 (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738331
Proc. SPIE 6619, Fiber Bragg grating sensors: a market overview, 661905 (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738334
Proc. SPIE 6619, Standards and guidelines: Could they enhance user confidence in fiber sensor technology?, 661906 (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738336
Proc. SPIE 6619, The evolution and exploitation of the fiber-optic hydrophone, 661907 (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738337
Proc. SPIE 6619, Market opportunities on fiber optic sensors for aeronautics and aerospace applications, 661908 (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738339
Invited Talks
Proc. SPIE 6619, Surface plasmon resonance biosensors, 661909 (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738340
Proc. SPIE 6619, 3D femtosecond laser microfabrication of photonic biochips, 66190A (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738343
Proc. SPIE 6619, Chiral fiber gratings: perspectives and challenges for sensing applications, 66190B (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738344
Proc. SPIE 6619, Molecularly imprinted polymers as biomimetic receptors for fluorescence-based optical sensors, 66190C (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738347
Proc. SPIE 6619, Fibre optic distributed scattering sensing system: perspectives and challenges for high performance applications, 66190D (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738349
Proc. SPIE 6619, Fabrication and metrology of micro- and nano-optics, 66190E (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738350
Proc. SPIE 6619, Optical fiber sensors based on nanostructured coatings fabricated by means of the layer-by-layer electrostatic self-assembly method, 66190F (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738351
Proc. SPIE 6619, Photonic crystal fibers: new opportunities for sensing, 66190G (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738353
Special Paper
Proc. SPIE 6619, Eat-by-light: fiber-optic and micro-optic devices for food safety and quality assessment, 66190H (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738361
Physical and Mechanical Sensors
Proc. SPIE 6619, Simultaneous independent measurement of temperature and strain using a tilted fibre Bragg grating, 66190I (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738371
Proc. SPIE 6619, Radiation effect on PMMA POF under gamma-ray irradiation, 66190J (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738375
Proc. SPIE 6619, Temperature measurement by thermo-luminescence of fused silica optical fiber under irradiation environment, 66190K (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738376
Proc. SPIE 6619, Fiber mode converter incorporated fiber ring-down strain sensor, 66190L (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738377
Proc. SPIE 6619, High radiation tolerance of temperature resistant Bragg gratings written in N-doped silica-core fibers up to MGy dose levels, 66190M (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738382
Proc. SPIE 6619, An integrated probe design for measuring food quality in a microwave environment, 66190N (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738397
Proc. SPIE 6619, Thermal response of tellurite glass optical fibre, 66190O (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738399
Proc. SPIE 6619, Fiber optic probe for local void fraction measurements in bubbly flows, 66190P (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738403
Proc. SPIE 6619, Two-axis accelerometer based on multicore fibre Bragg gratings, 66190Q (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738411
Proc. SPIE 6619, Displacement sensor based on optical fibre with multiple overlapping imperfections, 66190R (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738355
Proc. SPIE 6619, Improved optical fibre sensors using hollow glass spheres with a high-performance CCD spectrometer interrogator, 66190S (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738356
Proc. SPIE 6619, Optical fibre Bragg sensor torque transducer, 66190T (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738358
Proc. SPIE 6619, Multi-wavelength fiber-optic confocal position sensor with diffractive optics for enhanced measurement range, 66190U (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738359
Proc. SPIE 6619, Cure monitoring of a UV cured epoxy resin using a long period grating Mach-Zehnder interferometer, 66190V (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738364
Proc. SPIE 6619, Effects of temperature on high concentration erbium-doped fiber intrinsic parameters, 66190W (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738365
Proc. SPIE 6619, Origin of coupling to antisymmetric cladding modes in arc-induced long-period fiber gratings, 66190X (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738367
Proc. SPIE 6619, Temperature independent strain/load sensor using a highly birefringent photonic crystal fibre loop mirror, 66190Y (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738368
Proc. SPIE 6619, Obstacle detector for the use with electric windows in vehicles, 66190Z (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738380
Proc. SPIE 6619, Comparison of FBG wavelengths in the regions of 2/3 of the Bragg wavelength and the Bragg wavelength by piecewise irradiation of a chirped phase mask, 661910 (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738389
Proc. SPIE 6619, Localized strain measurements using an integration method to process intensity reflection spectra from a chirped FBG, 661911 (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738392
Proc. SPIE 6619, Durability under fatigue loading of optical fibres applied to fibre reinforced plastic composites, 661912 (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738395
Proc. SPIE 6619, Measurements of adsorption strain in porous silicon by Raman scattering, 661913 (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738402
Proc. SPIE 6619, A thin foil optical strain gage based on silicon-on-insulator microresonators, 661914 (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738412
Proc. SPIE 6619, Laser-frequency locking techniques for high-sensitivity strain measurements by high-birefringence fiber Bragg gratings and resonators, 661915 (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738379
Proc. SPIE 6619, The effectiveness of metal coating on FBG sensor sensitivity at cryogenic temperature, 661916 (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738383
Proc. SPIE 6619, Quasi-distributed liquid level measurement with adaptable optical fiber transducers, 661917 (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738385
Proc. SPIE 6619, Strain characterization of fiber Bragg gratings inscribed by high-intensity femtosecond UV pulses, 661918 (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738386
Proc. SPIE 6619, Fiber optic temperature sensor depositing quantum dots inside hollow core fibers using the layer by layer technique, 661919 (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738388
Proc. SPIE 6619, Transversely loaded fibre Bragg grating for pressure measurements, 66191A (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738391
Proc. SPIE 6619, Accessing refractive index of absorptive liquid media with optical fibre evanescent-field sensor, 66191B (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738393
Proc. SPIE 6619, A fiber optic Bragg grating seismic sensor, 66191C (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738396
Chemical, Environmental, Biomechanical, and Medical Sensors
Proc. SPIE 6619, <sup>29</sup>Si NMR investigation of ORMOSIL layers used as luminophores' sol-gel matrices in a UV optical fibre sensor, 66191D (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738421
Proc. SPIE 6619, Fibre-optic sensors for the estimation of biofilm thickness on metals, 66191E (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738423
Proc. SPIE 6619, All-optical fiber hydrogen sensor based on annealed Pd-Au sensing nanolayers, 66191F (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738424
Proc. SPIE 6619, High sensitivity near-field opto-chemical sensors based on SnO<sub>2</sub> particle layers, 66191G (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738425
Proc. SPIE 6619, Carbon dioxide detection at 2 µm using an integrating sphere as an optical absorption cell, 66191H (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738407
Proc. SPIE 6619, Hydrogen detection using a transmission-based optical fibre sensor in the VIS spectrum, 66191I (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738409
Proc. SPIE 6619, Deep-UV-based differential optical absorption spectroscopy (DOAS) system for the monitoring of nitric oxide, 66191J (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738416
Proc. SPIE 6619, An infrared surface plasmon resonance tilted fibre Bragg device for biological and biochemical sensing, 66191K (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738419
Proc. SPIE 6619, New optical hydrogen sensor with fast response time based on multilayer palladium-nickel-PTFE thin film for explosion-proof detection of high H<sub>2</sub> concentrations of 1-100%, 66191L (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738422
Proc. SPIE 6619, Orthodontic forces sensing with polymer PCF, 66191M (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738594
Proc. SPIE 6619, Multi-channel fibre optic dosimeter based on optically stimulated luminescence for dose verification during radiotherapy treatments, 66191N (2 July 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.738604