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.
Table of Contents
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.
Hisham K. Hisham is a faculty member of the Electrical Engineering Department, Basra University, Iraq. In 2012 he received a PhD degree in communication systems and Networks from University Putra Malaysia. His research concentrates on the study of lasing mechanisms in semiconductor materials, nonlinear effects in fiber lasers and optical sensors.