1. Publications in peer-reviewed journals and invited ORAL presentations

TRIPOD members have published in well regarded peer-review international journals and given invited talks about the project (note: TRIPOD ESRs appear in bold capitals):

 

J1            A. Lacraz et al.: 'Femtosecond laser inscribed Bragg gratings in low loss CYTOP polymer optical fibre' IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, Vol. 27, NO. 7, p693-696, April 1, 2015. DOI: 10.1109/LPT.2014.2386692

J2            D.J. Webb: 'Bragg Grating Strain Sensors - the Plastic Alternative' presented at the 1st International Workshop on Embedded Optical Sensors for Composite Materials, Gent, Belgium, 2013.

J3            D.J. Webb: 'Polymer optical fibre grating sensors'. Presentation on TRIPOD plans at the invitation and funding of the PLANOS consortium (SFB/TRR 123), Freiburg, Germany, April 2014.

J4            D.J. Webb: ‘Gratings in Polymer Fibers,’ invited presentation at the OSA Topical Meeting on Advanced Photonics, Barcelona, Spain, 27-31 July 2014.

J5            D.J. Webb: 'Creating a mature polymer optical fibre grating sensor technology – the TRIPOD project'. Invited talk (funded) at the 5th International Symposium on Advances and Trends in Fiber Optics and Applications, Shanghai, November 2014.

J6            Yao, B., Wu, Y., Webb, D., Zhou, J., Rao, Y. J., POSPORI, A., ..& Wang, Z. ‘Graphene-based D-shaped Polymer FBG for Highly Sensitive Erythrocyte Detection’ IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, Vol. 27, No. 22, p2399-2402, 2015 DOI: 10.1109/LPT.2015.2466614.

J7            C.F.B. Broadway, D.C. Gallego, G.T. Woyessa, A. Pospori, G. Carpintero del Barrio, O. Bang, K. Sugden, H.R. Lamela: Fabry-Perot microstructured polymer optical fibre sensors for opto-acoustic endoscopy. Invited presentation, paper 9531-43; SPIE Biophotonics South America , Brazil 25th May 2015. DOI: 10.1117/12.2181095

J8            D. Ganziy, G. WOYESSA et al :‘Dynamic gate algorithm for multi-mode fiber Bragg grating sensor systems’, Applied Optics, Vol.54, No 18, 5657-5661 (June 2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.54.005657

J9            D.J. Webb, “The TRIPOD Project: Creating a Mature Sensing Technology Based on Polymer Optical Fibre Bragg Gratings”. Invited presentation, joint session between Modelling Workshop and TRIPOD annual workshop, associated with International Conference on Polymer Optical Fibre (POF 2015), Nuremburg, Germany, 21 September 2015.

J10         P. STAJANCA, O. CETINKAYA, et al., “Molecular alignment relaxation in polymer optical fibers for sensing applications”, Optical Fiber Technology. Submitted October 2015. Volume 28, March 2016, Pages 11–17 DOI: 10.1016/j.yofte.2015.12.006

J11         G. WOYESSA, A. FASANO, A. Stefani, C.Markos, K. Nielsen, H. K. Rasmussen, O. Bang: Single mode step-index polymer optical fiber for humidity insensitive high temperature fiber Bragg grating sensors. Optical Express; Vol. 24, No. 2,  pp 1253-60, 14 Jan 2016. DOI:10.1364/OE.24.001253

J12         G. WOYESSA et al, “Temperature insensitive hysteresis free highly sensitive polymer optical fiber Bragg grating humidity sensor”, Optics Express (submitted November 2015)  Optics Express Vol. 24, No 2, pp. 1206-1213 (2016). DOI: 10.1364/OE.24.001206

J13         A. FASANO, G. WOYESSA, P. STAJANCA, et al, “Fabrication and characterization of polycarbonate microstructured polymer optical fibers for high-temperature-resistant fiber Bragg grating strain sensors”, Optics Material Express, Vol. 6, Issue 2, pp. 649-659, 1 Feb 2016, doi: 10.1364/OME.6.000649.

J14          H. UL HASSAN, Kristian Nielsen, Soren Aasmul, Ole Bang., ” Polymer optical fiber compound parabolic concentrator tip for enhanced coupling efficiency for fluorescence based glucose sensors”, Biomedical Optics Express Vol. 6, Issue 12, pp. 5008-5020 (2015); doi: 10.1364/BOE.6.005008

J15          A. Theodosiou, A. Lacraz , M. Polis , K. Kalli , M. Tsangari , A. Stassis , M.l. Komodromos: “Modified fs-laser inscribed FBG array for rapid mode shape capture of free-free vibrating beams”, IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, Vol. 28, Issue 14, pp. 1509-1512 (2016); doi; 10.1109/LPT.2016.2555852

J16          P. Stajanca et al.: “Effects of gamma radiation on perfluorinated polymer optical fibers”, Optical Materials, Vol. 58, pp. 226-233 (2016); http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.optmat.2016.05.027

J17          G. DEMIRCI, O. CETINKAYA et al: Copolymers of 2,4,6-tirchlorophenyl methacrylate as potential materials in polymeric optical fibre technology. Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry (2016); doi:10.1007/s10973-016-5672-7

J18          D. GANZIY, B. Rose, O Bang, “Performance of low-cost few-mode FBG sensor systems: polarization sensitivity and linearity of temperature and strain response”, Applied Optics, Vol. 55, No 23, 6156-6161 (August 2016), DOI: 10.1364/AO.55.006156

J19          C. A. F. Marques, A. Pospori, D. Sáez-Rodríguez, K. Nielsen, O. Bang and D. J. Webb, "Aviation Fuel Gauging Sensor Utilizing Multiple Diaphragm Sensors Incorporating Polymer Optical Fiber Bragg Gratings," in IEEE Sensors Journal, vol. 16, no. 15, pp. 6122-6129, Aug.1, 2016. doi: 10.1109/JSEN.2016.2577782

 

2. Other talks and presentations at conferences, including publications in conference proceedings

 

C1           A. Pospori, D.J. Webb: oral presentation at SPIE Optics and Optoelectronics conference, paper 9507-22: Optimisation of polymer optical fibre based interferometric sensors. Prague, Czech Republic; 13-16 Apr 2015. DOI: 10.1117/12.2180764

C2           A. Lacraz, M. Polis, A. Theodosiou, C. Koutsides, K. Kalli: Fibre Bragg gratings inscribed in CYTOP polymer optical fiber using a femtosecond laser. Oral presentation at  SPIE Optics + Optoelectronics conference, paper 9507-20. Prague, Czech Republic; 13-16 Apr 2015. DOI:10.1117/12.2185161

C3           H. Ul Hassan, S. Aasmul, O. Bang, K. Nielsen, G. Woyessa et al.: POF based glucose sensor incorporating grating wavelength filters. Abstract book - DTU Sustain Conference, Lyngby, Denmark; 17 Dec 2014.

C4           H. Ul Hassan, G. Woyessa, D. GANZIY: joint poster presentation about TRIPOD at Danish Optical Society (DOPS) Annual Meeting; Copenhagen Denmark; 13-14 Dec 2014.

C5           G. Woyessa: Photo-acoustic imaging of coronary arteries with polymer optical fibers. DTU Sustain Conference 2014; Lyngby, Denmark; 17 Dec 2014

C6           G. Demirci: Synthesis of monomers and polymers with potential applications in the production of polymer optical fibers. Faculty of Chemistry Conference 2015; Lublin, Poland; 10 Feb 2015

C7           C. Broadway, D. Gallego, G. Woyessa, A. Pospori et al: Polymer Optical Fibre Sensors for Endoscopic Opto-Acoustic Imaging; European Conferences on Biomedical Optics. June 2015, Munich, Germany, Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 9539, 953907 (2015) Doi:10.1117/12.2181095

C8           D. GANZIY, O. Jespersen, B. Rose, O Bang, “An efficient and fast detection algorithm for multimode FBG sensing”, OFS-24, 24th International Conference on Optical Fiber Sensors, Curitiba, Brazil, Sep. 28 – Oct. 2, 2015 Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 9634, 963445-1 (2015) Doi:10.1117/12.2194305

C9           D. GANZIY, O. Jespersen, B. Rose, O Bang, “Robust and accurate algorithm for multimode polymer optical FBG sensor system”, POF 2015, 24th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibers, Sep. 22-24, Nürnberg, Germany (Oral presentation)

C10         P. STAJANCA, O. CETINKAYA, et al., “Climatic Stability of Polymer Optical Fibers for Sensing Applications”, oral presentation at 24th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibers (POF2015), paper 209-212. 22-24 Sept 2015, Nuremberg, Germany.

C11         A. Fasano, G. Woyessa, P.STAJANCA, et al.“Production and Characterization of Polycarbonate Microstructured Polymer Optical Fiber Bragg Grating Sensor”, 24th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibers 2015 (POF2015), Nürnberg, Germany (Poster presentation).

C12         A. Fasano, et al., “3D Viscoelastic Finite Element Modelling of Polymer Flow in the Fiber Drawing Process for Microstructured Polymer Optical Fiber Fabrication. 24th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibers 2015 (POF2015),, Nürnberg, Germany (Oral presentation).

C13         C. A. F. Marques ; A. POSPORI ; D. Sáez-Rodríguez ; K. Nielsen ; O. Bang ; D. J. Webb; Fiber optic liquid level monitoring system using microstructured polymer fiber Bragg grating array sensors: performance analysis. Proc. SPIE 9634, 24th International Conference on Optical Fibre Sensors, 96345V (September 28, 2015); doi:10.1117/12.2193898.

C14         G.WOYESSAA.FASANO et al.  “Humidity insensitive step-index polymer optical fibre Bragg grating sensors”, Proc. SPIE9634, 24th International Conference on Optical Fibre Sensors, 96342L (September 28, 2015); doi:10.1117/12.2194963.

C15         I.-L Bundalo, K. Nielsen, G. WOYESSA, O. Bang, “Long term strain behavior of PMMA based polymer optical fibers”, Proc. SPIE9634, 24th International Conference on Optical Fibre Sensors, 96347Y (September 28, 2015); doi:10.1117/12.2195267

C16         G.WOYESSA K.Niesen,  O.Bang, “The effect of humidity on annealing of polymer optical fibre Bragg grating and their response”, POF 2015, 24th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibers, Sep. 22-24, Nürnberg,Germany (Oral presentation).

C17         G. WOYESSA et al. , “Thermally tunable bandgaps in a hybrid As2S3/silica photonic crystal fiber“, OFS-24, International Conference on Optical Fiber Sensors, Curitiba, Brazil, Sep. 28 – Oct. 2, 2015 (Poster presentation No. 9634-253)

C18         P. STAJANCA, O. CETINKAYA, et al., “Thermal annealing for tailoring and stabilization of mechanical properties of polymer optical fibers”, poster at Photonica 2015: V International School and Conference on Photonics. 24-28 Aug 2015, Belgrade, Serbia.

C19         P. STAJANCA, et al., “Gamma radiation induced effects in perfluorinated polymer optical fibers for sensing applications”, presentation at Modelling Workshop associated with International Conference on Polymer Optical Fibre (POF 2015), Nuremburg, Germany, 21 September 2015. Proceedings to come out beginning of 2016.

C20         H. UL  HASSAN, Kristian Nielsen, Soren Aasmul, et al., "Compound parabolic concentrator optical fiber tip for FRET-based fluorescent sensors", Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 9634, 96346I (2015);  (24th International Conference on Optical Fiber Sensors, Sep  2015, Curitiba, Brazil)

C21         H. UL HASSAN, A. FASANO , K. Nielsen , S. Aasmul, H. K. Rasmussen , O. Bang., ”Tapering of Polymer Optical Fibers for Compound Parabolic Concentrator Fiber Tip Fabrication”   (International Conference on Polymer Optical Fibers, Sep 2015, Nuremberg, Germany)

C22         C. BROADWAY, D. GallegoA. POSPORIM. ZUBEL,  et al., “A compact polymer optical fibre ultrasound detector”, Proc. SPIE 9708, Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing 2016, 970813 (March 15, 2016); doi:10.1117/12.2212420.

C23         K. Kalli, A. Lacraz , M. Polis and A. Othonos, “Femtosecond laser inscription of Bragg and complex gratings in coated and encapsulated silica and low-loss polymer optical fibers. Proc. SPIE 9634, 24th International Conference on Optical Fibre Sensors, 96343N (September 28, 2015); doi:10.1117/12.2195627

C24        CAF Marques, A. POSPORI, D Sáez-Rodríguez, Kristian Nielsen, Ole Bang, DJ Webb, “Fiber optic liquid level monitoring system using microstructured polymer fiber Bragg grating array sensors: performance analysis”, Proc. SPIE 9634, International Conference on Optical Fibre Sensors (OFS24), 96345V (September 28, 2015); doi:10.1117/12.2193898

C25        C. BROADWAY, D. GALLEGO, A. POSPORI et al., “Microstructured polymer optical fibre sensors for opto-acoustic endoscopy”, Proc. SPIE 9886, Micro-Structured and Specialty Optical Fibres IV, 98860S (April 27, 2016); doi:10.1117/12.2227588.

C26        C. A. F. Marques, A. POSPORI, D. Sáez-Rodríguez, K. Nielsen, O. Bang, D. J. Webb, “Fuel level sensor based on polymer optical Fiber Bragg gratings for aircraft applications”, Proc. SPIE 9886, Micro-Structured and Specialty Optical Fibres IV, 98860W (April 27, 2016); doi:10.1117/12.2225918.

C27        A. POSPORI, C. A. F. Marques, M. G. ZUBEL, D. Sáez-Rodríguez, K. Nielsen, O. Bang, D. J. Webb, “Annealing effects on strain and stress sensitivity of polymer optical fibre based sensors”, Proc. SPIE 9886, Micro-Structured and Specialty Optical Fibres IV, 98860V (April 27, 2016); doi:10.1117/12.2227473.

C28        A. POSPORI, D. J. Webb, “Performance analysis of polymer optical fibre based Fabry-Perot sensor formed by two uniform Bragg gratings”, Proc. SPIE 9886, Micro-Structured and Specialty Optical Fibres IV, 98861F (April 27, 2016); doi:10.1117/12.2227481.

C29        K. Kalli, "Femtosecond Laser Inscription of Bragg and Complex Gratings in Low-Loss Polymer and Silica Optical Fibers", Workshop on Specialty Optical Fibers and Their Applications, OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2015), paper WF4A.4, doi:10.1364/WSOF.2015.WF4A.4 

C30         A. FASANO, G. WOYESSA, P. STAJANCA et al., “Creation of a microstructured polymer optical fiber with UV Bragg grating inscription for the detection of extensions at temperatures up to 125C”, Proc. SPIE 9886, Micro-Structured and Specialty Optical Fibres IV, 988619 (April 27, 2016); doi:10.1117/12.2227843. Uploaded to portal (Conference Proceedings)

C31         P. Stajanca, A. Lacraz et al., “Strain sensing with femtosecond inscribed FBGs in perfluorinated polymer optical fibers”, Proc. of SPIE 9899, Optical Sensing and Detection IV (Photonics Europe), 989911 (April 29, 2016); doi:10.1117/12.2225081 Uploaded to portal (Conference Proceedings)

C32         D. Sporea, L. Mihai, D. Negut, P.Stajanca, K. Krebber, “On-line monitoring of gamma irradiated perfluorinated polymer optical fiber”, Proc. of SPIE 9886, Micro-Structured and Specialty Optical Fibres IV (Photonics Europe), 98861Q (April 27, 2016); doi:10.1117/12.2230688 Uploaded to portal (Conference Proceedings)

C33         P. Stajanca et al., “Perfluorinated polymer optical fiber for gamma radiation monitoring”, Proc. SPIE 9916, Sixth European Workshop on Optical Fibre Sensors, 99160H (May 30, 2016); doi:10.1117/12.2235528   Uploaded to portal (Conference Proceedings)

C34         Amédée Lacraz, Andreas Theodosiou, Michalis Polis, Kyriacos Kalli, “Fabrication and characterisation of FBG sensors in low loss polymer optical fibre”, EWOFS2016; DOI: 10.1117/12.2236834   Uploaded to portal (Conference Proceedings)

C35         Kyriacos Kalli, Amedee Lacraz, Andreas Theodosiou, and Marios Kofinas, “Modified femtosecond laser inscription method for tailored grating sensors in encapsulated silica and low-loss polymer optical fibres”, EWOFS2016; doi:10.1117/12.2237002   Uploaded to portal (Conference Proceedings)

C36         A. Theodosiou, Michael Polis, Amédée Lacraz, Michael Komodromos, Kyriacos Kalli, “Comparative study of multimode CYTOP-graded index and single-mode silica fibre Bragg grating array for the mode shape-capturing of a free-free metal beam”; SPIE Photonics Europe Symposium, 3rd – 7th April 2016, Brussels, Belgium; doi: 10.1117/12.2230792   Uploaded to portal (Conference Proceedings)

C37         Michael Polis, A. Theodosiou, Amédée Lacraz, Charalambos Koutsides, Kyriacos Kalli, “Femtosecond laser waveguide and FBG inscription in 4-core optical fibre”; SPIE Photonics Europe Symposium, 3rd – 7th April 2016, Brussels, Belgium; doi:10.1117/12.2230801   Uploaded to portal (Conference Proceedings)

C38         Michael Polis, Andreas Ioannou, Amedee Lacraz and Kyriacos Kalli, “Beam-shaping via femtosecond laser-modified optical fibre end faces”; SPIE Photonics Europe Symposium, 3rd – 7th April 2016, Brussels, Belgium; doi:10.1117/12.2230806   Uploaded to portal (Conference Proceedings)

C39         Amédée Lacraz, Denis Ganziy, Bjarke Rose, Ole Bang, Kyriacos Kalli, “Strain and temperature characterization of femtosecond laser-inscribed FBGs in CYTOP gradient index polymer optical fibre”; SPIE Photonics Europe Symposium, 3rd – 7th April 2016, Brussels, Belgium; No DOI found

C40         Sven Poeggel, Dineshbabu Duraibabu, Amedee Lacraz, Kyriacos Kalli, Daniele Tosi, Gabriel Leen and Elfed Lewis, “Multi FBG Femtosecond laser inscription in FPI based pressure sensors for temperature distribution”, OFS24, Brazil, 2015; DOI: 10.1117/12.2190008  Uploaded to portal (Conference Proceedings)

C41         George Simpson, Kyriacos Kalli, John Canning and Amedee Lacraz, “Oscillatory behaviour in Type IA FBG: ruling out chemical complexity”, OFS24, Brazil, 2015; DOI: 10.1117/12.2195101   Uploaded to portal (Conference Proceedings)

C42         Onur Cetinkaya, Gokhan Demirci, Pawel Mergo, “Investigation of Molecular Weight and Optical Behaviour of PMMA with Different Chain Transfer Agents” POF2016 Conference Paper

C43         A. Pospori, C. A. F. Marques, D. Sáez-Rodríguez, K. Nielsen, O. Bang, D. J. Webb, “Sensitivity enhancement using annealed polymer optical-fibre-based sensors for pressure sensing applications”, Proc. SPIE 9916, Sixth European Workshop on Optical Fibre Sensors, 99160E (May 30, 2016); doi:10.1117/12.2236877.