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Optical Fiber Sensors
Cancun Mexico
October 23, 2006
ISBN: 1-55752-817-9
Tuesday Poster Session (TuE)

Micro-Channels in Conventional Single-Mode Fibers for Refractive Index Sensing Applications

Yicheng Lai, K Zhou, L Zhang, and I Bennion


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Micro-channels are fabricated into conventional single-mode fibers using focused femtosecond laser processing and chemical etching. A microfluidic fiber device consisting of a micro-channel intersecting the fiber core for refractive index sensing is demonstrated.

© 2006 Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers

OCIS Codes
(060.2310) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics
(220.4000) Optical design and fabrication : Microstructure fabrication
(290.3030) Scattering : Index measurements
(320.2250) Ultrafast optics : Femtosecond phenomena

Y. Lai, K. Zhou, L. Zhang, and I. Bennion, "Micro-Channels in Conventional Single-Mode Fibers for Refractive Index Sensing Applications," in Optical Fiber Sensors, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2006), paper TuE26.

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