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Synthesis of chitosan films on optical fibers for detection of ammonia vapors

Sidiroglou, Fotios and Nguyen, Thinh B (2011) Synthesis of chitosan films on optical fibers for detection of ammonia vapors. In: Quantum electronics conference & lasers and electro-optics (CLEO/IQEC/PACIFIC RIM), 2011. IEEE, pp. 1742-1744.

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Abstract

A chitosan-coated optical fiber sensor for the detection of ammonia chemical vapors is presented. The exposure of the chitosan to ammonia gas causes a change in refractive index of the chitosan. This change is detected using a simple fiber optic refractive index sensor.

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 9781457719394 (print) 9780977565771 (CD-ROM)
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Proceedings of a meeting held 28 August - 1 September 2011, Sydney, Australia

Uncontrolled Keywords: ResPubID22749, ammonia, fibre optic sensors, gas sensors, optical films, refractive index
Subjects: FOR Classification > 0205 Optical Physics
SEO Classification > 970102 Expanding Knowledge in the Physical Sciences
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > Centre for Telecommunications and Micro-Electronics (CTME)
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Engineering and Science
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Date Deposited: 13 Feb 2013 00:50
Last Modified: 13 Feb 2013 00:50
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/9807
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/IQEC-CLEO.2011.6193989
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