Optical fibre sensors - applications and potential

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Fibre optic sensors have progressed considerably during the past few years and are now establishing their potential as very real contenders in the environmental, structural monitoring and industrial sensing areas. This paper will explore
some examples of these emerging applications and analyse the benefits which optical fibre technology offers within these measurement sectors. We shall then continue to explore emerging prospects which offer new opportunities for
future research and exploitation.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages11
Publication statusPublished - 2004
Event7th International Conference on Optoelectronics, Fiber Optics and Photonics - Kerala, India
Duration: 8 Dec 200411 Dec 2004


Conference7th International Conference on Optoelectronics, Fiber Optics and Photonics
Abbreviated titlePhotonics 2004


  • fibre optic sensors
  • emerging applications
  • benefits
  • optical fibre technology
  • exploitation
  • applications
  • potential

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