120 pages | 100 B/W Illus.
This book presents the basic principles of optical sensor technology in line with the tremendous development in the concept of optical fibers. In the first four chapters, the book discusses the basic principles of optical sensor technology in a simplified manner, making it suitable for all levels of study and research. The seven remaining chapters are concerned with the practical applications of optical sensor technology in all fields such as oil and gas, civil engineering, medical and military fields and harsh environments.
1. General Introduction. 2. Polymer OpticalFfiber. 3. Spectral Properties of Fiber Bragg Gratings. 4. Sensor Mechanisms in Fiber Bragg Grating Fiber. 5. Fiber Optic Sensors for Oil and Gas Applications. 6. Fiber Optic Sensors for Civil Applications. 7. Fiber Optical Sensors for Biomedical Applications. 8. Fiber Optical Sensors for Military Applications. 9 Fiber Optic Sensors for Harsh Environment Applications. 10. Other Applications.