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Publications 2008

Peer-Reviewed Journal Publications

Peer-Reviewed Conference Publications

  • Mach-Zehnder interferometric filter based planar Doppler velocimetry (MZI-PDV)
    Z H Lu, T O H Charrett, H D Ford and R P Tatam
    Presented at the 14th  International Symposium on the Application of Laser Techniques to Fluids, Lisbon, Portugal, July, 2008
  • Imaging fibre bundles for Fizeau based optical coherence tomography
    G Sarantavgas, H D Ford and R P Tatam
    Presented at BIOS 2008
    Proc. SPIE  6847 , art. no. 68470C (2008)
    A long period grating based directional flow sensor
  • S J Buggy, S W James and R P Tatam
    Presented at OFS-19, Perth, Australia, 2008
    Proc. SPIE  7004, art. no. 70045P (2008)
  • A transverse loading technique to enhance the pressure measurement capability of fibre Bragg gratings
    R N Correia, E Chehura, J Li, S W James and R P Tatam
    Presented at OFS-19, Perth, Australia, 2008
    Proc. SPIE  7004, art. no. 70045Q  (2008)
  • Response of the transmission spectrum of tapered optical fibres to the deposition of a nanostructured coating
    R. Jarzebinska, S C Cheung, S W James and R P Tatam
    Presented at OFS-19, Perth, Australia, 2008
    Proc. SPIE  7004 art. no. 70045L (2008)
  • Surface strain measurement of rotating objects using shearography instrumentation based on fibre optic imaging bundles
    D Francis, S W James and R P Tatam
    Presented at OFS-19, Perth, Australia, 2008
    Proc. SPIE  7004, art. no. 70043U (2008)
  • 3D planar velocity measurements using Mach-Zehnder interferometric-filter-based planar Doppler velocimetry (MZI-PDV) and imaging fibre bundles
    Z-H Lu, H D Ford and R P Tatam
    Presented at OFS-19, Perth, Australia, 2008
    Proc. SPIE  7004, art. no. 70040I (2008)
  • Development of a multi-component shearography instrument for surface strain measurement on dynamic objects
    D Francis, S W James and R P Tatam Presented at Interferometry XIV: Techniques and Analysis, part of SPIE’s International Symposium Optics and Photonics, San Diego, USA, August, 2008
    Proc. SPIE 7063, art.no.706308 (2008)

Conference Presentations and Publications

  • Deposition of SiO2/Polymer Nanoporous thin films on long-period grating (LPG) optical fibres and dramatic Enhancement of the resonance bands
    S Korposh*, S Kodaira*, S-W Lee*, W J  Batty, S W  James, R P  Tatam Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Sensing Technology, ICST 2008, art. no. 4757189,  666-669 (2008)
    * Kitakyushu University, Japan
  • Fabrication of highly efficient fibre-optic gas sensors using SiO 2/polymer nanoporous thin films
    S  Kodaira*, S  Korposh*, S W  Lee*, W J  Batty, S W  James, R P Tatam Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Sensing Technology, ICST 2008, art. no. 4757152, 481-485 (2008)
    * Kitakyushu University, Japan
  • Shearography for Quantitative Full Surface Strain Measurement
    S W James and R P Tatam
    Presented at the SEM Fall Conference “International Symposium to Commemorate the 60th Anniversary of the Invention of Holography”, Springfield, Massachusetts, October 2008.
  • The properties of tapered optical fibres with nanostructured coatings
    R  Jarzebinska, C S Cheung, S  James, G  J Ashwell, R  Tatam
    Presented at Photon08, Edinburgh, August, 2008.
  • Characterisation of mid-IR sources and detectors for use in NDIR carbon dioxide gas sensing
    R A Zakaria, J  Hodgkinson, R P Tatam
    Presented at Photon08, Edinburgh, August, 2008.
  • Long period gratings with nanostructured coatings operating near the phase matching turning point
    S. Topliss, C.S. Cheung, S.W. James, G.J. Ashwell and R.P. Tatam Presented at Photon08, Edinburgh, August, 2008
  • Development of the intrinsic high sensitive fibre optic gas sensor using nanostructured thin films
    S Korposh*, W Batty, S Kodaira*, S-W Lee*, S W James and R P Tatam Presented at the 7th IEEE Conference on Sensors, Lecce, Italy, October 2008
    * Kitakyushu University, Japan 
  • Fibre optic pH sensor based upon polyaniline coated long period grating
    C S Cheung , F Davis , S W James , S P J Higson and R P Tatam  Presented at Europtrode IX, Dublin,Ireland, March 2008
  • Interferometric noise reduction in TDLAS by the use of diffuse reflections
    D Masiyano, J Hodgkinson and R P Tatam
    Presented at Pittcon, USA, 2008. Published in the proceedings, 2008

Meetings and Symposia Presentations

  • Gas detection using tunable diode laser spectroscopy (TDLS)
    J  Hodgkinson
    Presented at the 2nd International Optical Sensors Symposium for ‘Optical sensor development and applications,
    The University of Kitakyushu, Japan, November 2008
  • Optical sensing of physical measurands
    S W James Presented at the 2nd International Optical Sensors Symposium for ‘Optical sensor development and applications,
    The University of Kitakyushu, Japan, November 2008
  • Gas sensing using nanostructured overlays on optical fibres
    S W James
    Presented at the 42nd Gas Analysis and Sensing Group Colloquium Bracknell, UK, September 2008
  • Optical fibre sensors for composite material process monitoring
    R P Tatam
    Presented at Cure Monitoring - In search of the missing link! Cranfield University, UK, June, 2008
  • The properties of tapered optical fibres with nanostructured coatings
    R Jarzebinska, C S Cheung, S W James, G J Ashwell and R P Tatam Presented at the Cranfield Multistrand conference, Cranfield University, UK, May, 2008
  • Fizeau-based OCT using coherent fibre imaging bundles
    G Sarantavgas, H D Ford and R P Tatam
    Presented at the Cranfield Multistrand conference, Cranfield University, UK, May, 2008
  • Fibre Optic Chemical Sensing
    S W James
    Presented at the 1st International Optical Sensors Symposium for ‘Optical sensor development and applications', The University of Kitakyushu, Japan, February 2008