In the paper some properties of optical fibers coatings applied in the chemical and biochemical sensors are presented. The special attention was focused to the surface properties and structure of sol-gel layers, but also the features of the polymer coatings are described.
Jan Rayss, Jan Rayss,
"Optical fiber coatings for chemical and biochemical sensing (Invited Paper)", Proc. SPIE 5855, 17th International Conference on Optical Fibre Sensors, (23 May 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.623285; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.623285