Simulation, fabrication, and experimental results for the compact silicon diffractive sensor platform are presented. This configuration is independent of interaction length and attenuation and capable of measuring refractive index changes of 10<sup>-8</sup>without spectral measurement.
(050.0050) Diffraction and gratings : Diffraction and gratings
(050.1950) Diffraction and gratings : Diffraction gratings
(130.0130) Integrated optics : Integrated optics
(130.6010) Integrated optics : Sensors
J. S. Maikisch and T. K. Gaylord, "Compact Silicon Diffractive Sensor Performance," in Frontiers in Optics 2010/Laser Science XXVI, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2010), paper FMJ2.
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