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    • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

      B4 7ET Birmingham

      United Kingdom

    1987 …2020

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    2020
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    2019

    An ultra-sensitive aptasensor on optical fibre for the direct detection of Bisphenol A

    Allsop, T. D. P., Neal, R., Wang, C., Nagel, D. A., Hine, A. V., Culverhouse, P. F., Ania-Castañón, J. D., Webb, D. J., Scarano, S. & Minunni, M., 15 Jun 2019, In : Biosensors and Bioelectronics. 135, p. 102-110 9 p.

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    Ground-water monitoring using polymer optical fibre Bragg gratings

    Mehravar, M., Yang, H., Zhang, W. & Webb, D. J., 28 Aug 2019, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 11199, 111991M.

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    Low-dimensional nano-patterned surface fabricated by direct-write UV-chemically induced geometric inscription technique

    Allsop, T., Neal, R., Kundrat, V., Wang, C., Mou, C., Culverhouse, P., Ania-Castanon, J. D., Kalli, K. & Webb, D. J., 2 Jan 2019, In : Optics Letters. 44, 2, p. 195-198 4 p.

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    Utilising thermal annealing for multiplexing and sensitivity enhancement of polymer optical fibre sensors

    Pospori, A., Marques, C. A. F., Sagias, G., Lamela-rivera, H., Sáez-rodríguezd, D., Nielsen, K., Bang, O. & Webb, D. J., 28 Aug 2019, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 11199, 111993E .

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    Water content detection in aviation fuel by using PMMA based optical fiber grating

    Zhang, W., Webb, D. J., Lao, L., Hammond, D., Carpenter, M. & Williams, C., 1 Mar 2019, In : Sensors and Actuators, B: Chemical. 282, p. 774-779 6 p.

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    2018
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    Methane detection scheme based upon the changing optical constants of a zinc oxide/platinum matrix created by a redox reaction and their effect upon surface plasmons

    Allsop, T., Kundrat, V., Kalli, K., Lee, G. B., Neal, R., Bond, P., Shi, B., Sullivan, J., Culverhouse, P. & Webb, D. J., 1 Feb 2018, In : Sensors and Actuators, B: Chemical. 255, 1, p. 843-853

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    Novel thermal annealing methodology for permanent tuning polymer optical fiber Bragg gratings to longer wavelengths

    Pospori, A., Marques, C. A. F., Sagias, G., Lamela-Rivera, H. & Webb, D. J., 12 Jan 2018, In : Optics Express. 26, 2, p. 1411-1421 11 p.

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    Real-time chest-wall-motion tracking by a single optical fibre grating: a prospective method for ventilator triggering

    Ivanović, M. D., Petrovic, J., Savić, A., Gligorić, G., Miletić, M., Vukčević, M., Bojović, B., Hadžievski, L., Allsop, T. & Webb, D. J., 26 Apr 2018, In : Physiological Measurement. 39, 4, 045009.

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    2017

    Advances in POF Bragg grating sensors inscription using only one laser pulse for photonic applications

    Marques, C. A. F., Pospori, A., Pereira, L., Antunes, P., Domingues, M. F., Bang, O., Webb, D. J. & André, P., 15 Sep 2017, 26th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibres, POF 2017 - Proceedings.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Chirped Bragg Gratings in PMMA Step-Index Polymer Optical Fiber

    Marques, C. A. F., Antunes, P., Mergo, P., Webb, D. J. & Andre, P., 15 Mar 2017, In : IEEE Photonics Technology Letters. 29, 6, p. 500-503

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    Chirped polymer optical fiber Bragg grating sensors

    Marques, C. A. F., Pereira, L., Antunes, P., Mergo, P., Webb, D. J., Pinto, J. L. & André, P., 16 May 2017, Micro-Structured and Specialty Optical Fibres V. Kalli, K. & et al (eds.). SPIE, 5 p. 102320N. (SPIE Proceedings; vol. 10232).

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    Fast bragg grating inscription in PMMA polymer optical fibres: impact of thermal pre-treatment of preforms

    Marques, C. A. F., Pospori, A., Demirci, G., Çetinkaya, O., Gawdzik, B., Antunes, P., Bang, O., Mergo, P., André, P. & Webb, D. J., 18 Apr 2017, In : Sensors. 17, 4, 8 p., 891.

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    High-quality Phase-Shifted Bragg grating sensor inscribed with only one laser pulse in a polymer optical fiber

    Marques, C. A. F., Pospori, A., Pereira, L., Marques, S., Antunes, P., Bang, O., Webb, D. J. & André, P., 1 Dec 2017, SBMO/IEEE MTT-S International Microwave and Optoelectronics Conference, IMOC 2017. IEEE, Vol. 2017-January. p. 1-4 4 p.

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    Impact of thermal pre-treatment on preforms for fast Bragg gratings inscription using undoped PMMA POFs

    Marques, C. A. F., Pospori, A., Mergo, P., André, P. & Webb, D. J., 16 May 2017, Micro-Structured and Specialty Optical Fibres V. SPIE, 7 p. 102320A. (SPIE Proceedings; vol. 10232).

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    Laser-sculpted hybrid photonic magnetometer with nanoscale magnetostrictive interaction

    Allsop, T., Lee, G. B., Wang, C., Neal, R., Kalli, K., Culverhouse, P. & Webb, D. J., 12 Dec 2017, In : Sensors and Actuators A : physical. 269

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    Phase-shifted Bragg grating inscription in PMMA microstructured POF using 248 nm UV radiation

    Pereira, L., Pospori, A., Antunes, P., Domingues, M. F., Marques, S., Bang, O., Webb, D. J. & Marques, C. A. F., 7 Nov 2017, In : Journal of Lightwave Technology. 35, 23, p. 5176-5184 9 p.

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    Polymer optical fiber Bragg grating inscription with a single UV laser pulse

    Pospori, A., Marques, C. A. F., Bang, O., Webb, D. J. & André, P., 17 Apr 2017, In : Optics Express. 25, 8, p. 9028-9038 11 p.

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    Polymer optical fiber sensors in human life safety

    Marques, C. A. F., Webb, D. J. & Andre, P., Jul 2017, In : Optical Fiber Technology. 36, p. 144-154 11 p.

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    Real-time kinetic binding studies at attomolar concentrations in solution phase using a single-stage opto-biosensing platform based upon infrared surface plasmons

    Allsop, T. D. P., Mou, C., Neal, R., Mariani, S., Nagel, D., Tombelli, S., Poole, A., Kalli, K., Hine, A. V., Webb, D. J., Culverhouse, P., Mascini, M., Minunni, M. & Bennion, I., 9 Jan 2017, In : Optics Express. 25, 1, p. 39-58 20 p.

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    Stress Sensitivity Analysis of Optical Fiber Bragg Grating-Based Fabry-Pérot Interferometric Sensors

    Pospori, A. & Webb, D. J., 23 Apr 2017, In : Journal of Lightwave Technology. 35, 13, p. 2654-2659 6 p., 7906508.

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    Thermal and chemical treatment of polymer optical fiber Bragg grating sensors for enhanced mechanical sensitivity

    Pospori, A., Marques, C. A. F., Sáez-Rodríguez, D., Nielsen, K., Bang, O. & Webb, D. J., Jul 2017, In : Optical Fiber Technology. 36, p. 68-74 7 p.

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    Time-dependent variation of POF Bragg grating reflectivity and wavelength submerged in different liquids

    Marques, C. A. F., Pospori, A. & Webb, D. J., 1 Sep 2017, In : Optics and Laser Technology. 94, p. 234-239 6 p.

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    Wavelength tuning of polymer optical fibre Bragg grating at longer wavelengths permanently

    Sagias, G., Pospori, A., Gallego, D., Webb, D. J. & Lamela Rivera, H., 22 Aug 2017, Third International Conference on Applications of Optics and Photonics. SPIE, Vol. 10453. 1045333

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    2016

    A compact polymer optical fibre ultrasound detector

    Broadway, C., Gallego, D., Pospori, A., Zubel, M., Webb, D. J., Sugden, K., Carpintero, G. & Lamela, H., 15 Mar 2016, Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing 2016. Oraevsky, A. A. & Wang, L. V. (eds.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 7 p. 970813. (SPIE Proceedings; vol. 9737).

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    Annealing and etching effects on strain and stress sensitivity of polymer optical fibre Bragg grating sensors

    Pospori, A., Marques, C. A. F., Sáez-Rodríguez, D., Nielsen, K., Bang, O. & Webb, D. J. (ed.), 1 Dec 2016, POF 2016: 25th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibres - proceedings. Webb, D. J., Scully, P. & Sugden, K. (eds.). Birmingham (UK): Aston University, p. 260-263 4 p.

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    Annealing effects on strain and stress sensitivity of polymer optical fibre based sensors

    Pospori, A., Marques, C. A. F., Zubel, M. G., Sáez-Rodríguez, D., Nielsen, K., Bang, O. & Webb, D. J., 27 Apr 2016, Micro-Structured and Specialty Optical Fibres. Kalli, K. & Mendez, A. (eds.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 7 p. 98860V. (SPIE Proceedings; vol. 9886).

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    Aviation fuel gauging sensor utilizing multiple diaphragm sensors incorporating polymer optical fiber Bragg gratings

    Marques, C. A. F., Pospori, A., Sáez-Rodríguez, D., Nielsen, K., Bang, O. & Webb, D. J., 1 Aug 2016, In : IEEE Sensors Journal. 16, 15, p. 6122-6129 8 p.

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    Bragg gratings inscription using PMMA polymer optical fibers drawn from preforms with specific thermal pre-treatment

    Marques, C. A. F., Pospori, A., Demirci, G., Cetinkaya, O., Gawdzik, B., Antunes, P., Mergo, P., André, P. & Webb, D. J. (ed.), 1 Dec 2016, POF 2016: 25th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibres - proceedings. Webb, D. J., Scully, P. & Sugden, K. (eds.). Birmingham (UK): Aston University, p. 40-45 6 p.

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    Determination of the radial profile of the photoelastic coefficient of plastic optical fibers

    Acheroy, S., Geernaert, T., Ottevaere, H., Thienpont, H., Webb, D. J. (ed.), Marques, C. A. F., Peng, G., Pawel, M. & Berghmans, F., 1 Dec 2016, POF 2016: 25th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibres - proceedings. Webb, D. J., Scully, P. & Sugden, K. (eds.). Birmingham (UK): Aston University, p. 105-109 5 p.

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    Development of a photonic gauging sensor for hazardous liquids

    Gordon, N. T., Zhou, K., Webb, D. J. & Cipullo, A., 10 Nov 2016, 2016 IEEE Avionics and Vehicle Fiber-Optics and Photonics Conference (AVFOP). IEEE, p. 287-288 2 p. ThA2.2

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    Effects in ultrafast laser micromachining PMMA-based optical fibre grating

    Liu, C., Chen, X., Cardoso, M. R., Zhang, W. & Webb, D. J., 27 Apr 2016, Micro-Structured and Specialty Optical Fibres IV. Kalli, K. & Mendez, A. (eds.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 6 p. 98861O. (SPIE Proceedings; vol. 9886).

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    Embedding silica and polymer fibre Bragg gratings (FBG) in plastic 3D-printed sensing patches

    Zubel, M. G., Sugden, K., Webb, D. J., Sáez-Rodríguez, D., Nielsen, K. & Bang, O., 27 Apr 2016, Micro-Structured and Specialty Optical Fibres IV. Kalli, K. & Mendez, A. (eds.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 12 p. 98860N. (SPIE Proceedings; vol. 9886).

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    Fiber Mach-Zehnder Interferometer system using polymer optical Bragg grating for underwater applications

    Marques, C. A. F. & Webb, D. J. (ed.), 1 Dec 2016, POF 2016: 25th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibres - proceedings. Webb, D. J., Scully, P. & Sugden, K. (eds.). Birmingham (UK): Aston University, p. 46-52 7 p.

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    Fuel level sensor based on polymer optical fiber Bragg gratings for aircraft applications

    Marques, C. A. F., Pospori, A., Sáez-Rodríguez, D., Nielsen, K., Bang, O. & Webb, D. J., 27 Apr 2016, Micro-Structured and Specialty Optical Fibres IV. Kalli, K. & Mendez, A. (eds.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 8 p. 98860W. (SPIE Proceedings; vol. 9886).

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    Microstructured polymer optical fibre sensors for opto-acoustic endoscopy

    Broadway, C., Gallego, D., Pospori, A., Zubel, M., Webb, D. J., Sugden, K., Carpintero, G. & Lamela, H., 27 Apr 2016, Micro-Structured and Specialty Optical Fibres IV. Kalli, K. & Mendez, A. (eds.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 6 p. 98860S. (SPIE Proceedings; vol. 9886).

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    Molecular alignment relaxation in polymer optical fibers for sensing applications

    Stajanca, P., Cetinkaya, O., Schukar, M., Mergo, P., Webb, D. J. & Krebber, K., 1 Mar 2016, In : Optical Fiber Technology. 28, p. 11-17 7 p.

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    Passive and portable polymer optical fiber cleaver

    Sáez-Rodríguez, D., Min, R., Ortega, B., Nielsen, K. & Webb, D. J., 15 Dec 2016, In : IEEE Photonics Technology Letters. 28, 24, p. 2834-2837 4 p.

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    Performance analysis of polymer optical fibre based Fabry-Perot sensor formed by two uniform Bragg gratings

    Pospori, A. & Webb, D. J., 3 Apr 2016, Micro-Structured and Specialty Optical Fibres. Kalli, K. & Mendez, A. (eds.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 10 p. 98861F. (SPIE Proceedings; vol. 9886).

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    Photonic gas sensors exploiting directly the optical properties of hybrid carbon nanotube localized surface plasmon structures

    Allsop, T. D. P., Arif, R., Neal, R., Kalli, K., Kundrát, V., Rozhin, A., Culverhouse, P. & Webb, D. J., 26 Feb 2016, In : Light. 5, 2, 8 p., e16036.

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    PMMA based optical fiber Bragg grating for measuring moisture in transformer oil

    Zhang, W. & Webb, D. J., 1 Nov 2016, In : IEEE Photonics Technology Letters. 28, 21, p. 2427-2430 4 p.

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    POF 2016: 25th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibres - proceedings

    Webb, D. J. (ed.), Scully, P. (ed.) & Sugden, K. (ed.), 1 Dec 2016, Birmingham (UK): Aston University. 300 p.

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    Portable polymer optical fibre cleaver

    Sáez-Rodríguez, D., Min, R., Ortega, B., Nielsen, K., Bang, O. & Webb, D. J. (ed.), 1 Dec 2016, POF 2016: 25th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibres - proceedings. Webb, D. J., Scully, P. & Sugden, K. (eds.). Birmingham (UK): Aston University, p. 100-104 5 p.

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    Sensitivity enhancement using annealed polymer optical fibre based sensors for pressure sensing applications

    Pospori, A., Marques, C. A. F., Sáez-Rodríguez, D., Nielsen, K., Bang, O. & Webb, D. J., 30 May 2016, Sixth European Workshop on Optical Fibre Sensors. Lewis, E. (ed.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 4 p. 99160E. (SPIE Proceedings; vol. 9916).

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    Thermal effects on the photoelastic coefficient of polymer optical fibers

    Acheroy, S., Merken, P., Ottevaere, H., Geernaert, T., Thienpont, H., Marques, C. A. F., Webb, D. J., Peng, G-D., Mergo, P. & Berghmans, F., 1 Jun 2016, In : Optics Letters. 41, 11, p. 2517-2520 4 p.

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    2015

    Enhancing the humidity response time of polymer optical fiber Bragg grating by using laser micromachining

    Chen, X., Zhang, W., Liu, C., Hong, Y. & Webb, D. J., 5 Oct 2015, In : Optics Express. 23, 20, p. 25942-25949 8 p.

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    Enhancing the sensitivity of poly(methyl methacrylate) based optical fiber Bragg grating temperature sensors

    Zhang, W., Webb, D. J. & Peng, G-D., 7 Aug 2015, In : Optics Letters. 40, 17, p. 4046-4049 4 p.

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    Fiber-optic liquid level monitoring system using microstructured polymer fiber Bragg grating array sensors: performance analysis

    Marques, C. A. F., Pospori, A., Sáez-Rodríguez, D., Nielsen, K., Bang, O. & Webb, D. J., 28 Sep 2015, 24th international conference on Optical Fibre Sensors. Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 4 p. 96345V. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 9634).

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    Fiber optic sensing of magnetic fields utilizing femtosecond laser sculpted microslots and long period gratings coated with Terfenol-D

    Lee, G. C. B., Allsop, T. D. P., Wang, C., Neal, R., Culverhouse, P. & Webb, D. J., 8 Sep 2015, 24th international conference on Optical Fibre Sensors. Kalinowski, H. J., Fabris, J. L. & Bock, W. J. (eds.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 4 p. 96340K. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 9634).

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