Handbook of Optical Sensors provides a comprehensive and integrated view of optical sensors, addressing the fundamentals, structures, technologies, applications, and future perspectives. Featuring chapters authored by recognized experts and major contributors to the field, this essential reference: Explains the basic aspects of optical sensors and

chapter 1|10 pages

Overview of Optical Sensing

ByJosé Luís Santos, Faramarz Farahi

chapter 2|24 pages

Principles of Optical Metrology

ByAngela Davies

chapter 3|42 pages

Optical Waveguide Sensors

ByBishnu P. Pal

chapter 4|32 pages

Intensity Measurements: Principles and Techniques

ByCarmen Vázquez

chapter 5|34 pages

Interferometric Measurement: Principles and Techniques

ByMehrdad Abolbashari, Faramarz Farahi, José Luís Santos

chapter 6|36 pages

Fluorescence Measurement: Principles and Techniques

ByPedro Alberto da Silva Jorge

chapter 7|28 pages

Surface Plasmon Measurement: Principles and Techniques

ByBanshi D. Gupta, Rajan Jha

chapter 8|18 pages

Adaptive Optics and Wavefront Sensing

ByRobert K. Tyson

chapter 9|16 pages

Multiphoton Microscopy

ByKert Edward

chapter 10|14 pages

Imaging Based on Optical Coherence Tomography

ByShahab Chitchian, Nathaniel M. Fried

chapter 11|26 pages

Fiber Sensing: A Historic Overview

ByOrlando Frazão

chapter 12|44 pages

Optical Fibers

ByMarco N. Petrovich

chapter 13|24 pages

Point Sensors: Intensity Sensors

ByJosé Manuel Baptista

chapter 14|26 pages

Point Sensors: Interferometric Sensors

ByWilliam N. MacPherson

chapter 15|80 pages

Fiber-Optic Sensor Multiplexing Principles

ByGeoffrey A. Cranch

chapter 16|46 pages

Distributed Fiber-Optic Sensors Based on Light Scattering in Optical Fibers

ByXiaoyi Bao, Wenhai Li, Liang Chen

chapter 17|30 pages

Fiber Bragg Grating Sensors

ByDavid Webb

chapter 18|38 pages

Optical Fiber Chemical Sensor Principles and Applications

ByTong Sun, T.H. Nguyen, and Kenneth T.V. Grattan

chapter 19|16 pages

Industrial Fiber Strain Gauge Sensors

ByFrancisco Araújo, Luís Ferreira

chapter 20|44 pages

Standardization and Its Impact on Measurement Reliability

ByWolfgang R. Habel

chapter 21|54 pages

Optical Sensors: Final Thoughts

ByJosé Luís Santos, Faramarz Farahi