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Kate Sugden, MIET CPhys

Professor, Professor

    • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

      B4 7ET Birmingham

      United Kingdom

    1993 …2020

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    Research Output

    2020

    Bragg gratings inscribed in solid-core microstructured single-mode polymer optical fiber drawn from a 3D-printed polycarbonate preform

    Zubel, M., Fasano, A., Woyessa, G., Min, R., Leal-Junio, A., Theodosiou, A., Marques, C. A. F., Bang, O., Ortega, B., Kalli, K., Frizera-Neto, A., Pontes, M. J. & Sugden, K., 18 Jun 2020, In : IEEE Sensors Journal.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Femtosecond laser inscribed advanced calibration phantom for optical coherence tomography (OCT)

    Lu, Y., Gordon, N., Coldrick, B., Ibrahim, I., Mezentsev, V., Robinson, D. & Sugden, K., 28 Feb 2020, Advanced Fabrication Technologies for Micro/Nano Optics and Photonics XIII. von Freymann, G., Blasco, E. & Chanda, D. (eds.). SPIE, 1129205. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 11292).

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

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    2019

    Developments in low-cost laser detection: wide field of view implementation and direction determination

    Zandi, M., Benton, D. M., Sugden, K., Titterton, D. H., Grasso, R. J. & Richardson, M. A., 7 Oct 2019, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 11161, 111610H.

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    Laser detection utilizing coherence

    Benton, D. M., Zandi, M., Sugden, K., Titterton, D. H. (ed.), Grasso, R. J. (ed.) & Richardson, M. A. (ed.), 7 Oct 2019, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 11161, 111610G.

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    Spatially distributed delay line interferometer based on transmission Bragg scattering

    Preciado, M. A., El-taher, A., Sugden, K. & Shu, X., 26 Aug 2019, In : Optics Letters. 44, 17, p. 4319-4322 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2018

    Compact assembly-free vector bend sensor based on all-in-fiber-core Mach-Zehnder interferometer

    Chen, P., Shu, X. & Sugden, K., 29 Jan 2018, In : Optics Letters. 43, 3, p. 531-534

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    L-band CYTOP Bragg gratings for ultrasound sensing

    Broadway, C., Kalli, K., Theodosiou, A., Zubel, M., Sugden, K., Megret, P. & Caucheteur, C., 9 May 2018, Micro-Structured and Specialty Optical Fibres V. SPIE, Vol. 10681. 1068109. (Proceedings of SPIE; vol. 10681).

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    Non-planar calibration phantoms for optical coherence tomography

    Lu, Y., Gordon, N., Robinson, D., Coldrick, B., Mezentsev, V., Menduni, F., Fratini, A., Sugden, K., Von Freymann, G. (ed.), Schoenfeld, W. V. (ed.) & Rumpf, R. C. (ed.), 22 Feb 2018, Advanced Fabrication Technologies for Micro/Nano Optics and Photonics XI. SPIE, Vol. 10544. 105441B. (Proceedings of SPIE; vol. 10544).

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    2017

    High-sensitivity and large-dynamic-range fiber refractometer based on composite-cavity Fabry-Perot structure

    Chen, P., Shu, X., Cao, H. & Sugden, K., 1 Dec 2017, ICOCN 2017 - 16th International Conference on Optical Communications and Networks. IEEE, Vol. 2017-January. p. 1-3 3 p.

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    High-sensitivity and large-dynamic-range refractive index sensors employing weak composite Fabry-Perot cavities

    Chen, P., Shu, X., Cao, H. & Sugden, K., 9 Aug 2017, In : Optics Letters. 42, 16, p. 3145-3148 4 p.

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    Ultra-compact all-in-fiber-core Mach–Zehnder interferometer

    Chen, P., Shu, X. & Sugden, K., 12 Sep 2017, In : Optics Letters. 42, 20, p. 4059-4062 4 p.

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    Ultra-sensitive refractive index sensor based on extremely simple femtosecond-laser-induced structure

    Chen, P., Shu, X., Cao, H. & Sugden, K., 15 Mar 2017, In : Optics Letters. 42, 6, p. 1157-1160 4 p.

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    2016

    3D-printed PMMA preform for hollow-core POF drawing

    Zubel, M., Fasano, A., Woyessa, G., Sugden, K., Rasmussen, H. K. & Bang, O., 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. 295-300 6 p.

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    3D printed sensing patches with embedded polymer optical fibre Bragg gratings

    Zubel, M., Sugden, K., Sáez-Rodríguez, D., Nielsen, K. & Bang, O., 30 May 2016, Sixth European Workshop on Optical Fibre Sensors. Lewis, E. (ed.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 4 p. 99162E. (SPIE Proceedings; vol. 9916).

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    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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    Embedding low loss polymer optical fibre Bragg gratings: two different approaches

    Lacraz, A., Zubel, M., Demirci, G., Theodosiou, A., Kalli, K., Sugden, K. & Gawdzik, B., 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. 36-39 4 p.

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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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    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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    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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    2015

    Experimental demonstration of an all-optical interferometric drop, add, and extract multiplexer for OFDM super-channel

    Fabbri, S. J., Sygletos, S., Perentos, A., Pincemin, E., Sugden, K. & Ellis, A. D., 9 Sep 2015, Summer Topicals Meeting Series (SUM) 2015. IEEE, p. 74-75 2 p. MF1.2

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    Experimental implementation of an all-optical interferometric drop, add, and extract multiplexer for superchannels

    Fabbri, S. J., Sygletos, S., Perentos, A., Pincemin, E., Sugden, K. & Ellis, A. D., 2015, In : Journal of Lightwave Technology. 33, 7, p. 1351-1357 7 p.

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    Fabry-Perot micro-structured polymer optical fibre sensors for opto-acoustic endoscopy

    Broadway, C., Gallego, D., Woyessa, G., Pospori, A., Carpintero, G., Bang, O., Sugden, K. & Lamela, H., 23 May 2015, Biophotonics South America. Kurachi, C., Svanberg, K., Tromberg, B. J. & Bagnato, V. S. (eds.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 9 p. 953116. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 9531)(Progress in biomedical optics and imaging; vol. 16, no. 52).

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    2014

    First experimental demonstration of terabit interferometric drop, add and extract multiplexer

    Fabbri, S. J., Sygletos, S., Pincemin, E., Sugden, K. & Ellis, A. D., 12 Dec 2014, European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC. IEEE, 3 p. We.1.5.2

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

    Optimization and characterization of femtosecond laser inscribed in-fiber microchannels for liquid sensing

    Lee, G. C. B., Mou, C., Zhou, K. & Sugden, K., 2 Jun 2014, 23rd international conference on Optical Fibre Sensors. López-Higuera, J. M., Jones, J. D. C., López-Amo, M. & Santos, J. L. (eds.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 4 p. 915743. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 9157).

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

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    Phase-shifted fiber Bragg grating for strain measurement at extreme conditions

    Ferreira, M., Lee, G., Santos, J. L., Sugden, K. & Frazão, O., 31 Dec 2014, Optical Sensors 2014. Optical Society of America, paper SeW1C.3. (OSA technical digest).

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

    2013

    Experimental demonstration of an optical differentiator based on a fiber Bragg grating in transmission

    Preciado, M. A., Shu, X., Harper, P. & Sugden, K., 15 Mar 2013, In : Optics Letters. 38, 6, p. 917-919 3 p.

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    Femtosecond laser-induced microstructures on diamond for microfluidic sensing device applications

    Su, S., Li, J., Lee, G., Sugden, K., Webb, D. & Ye, H., 2013, In : Applied Physics Letters. 102, 23, p. 231913 5 p., 231913.

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    First order optical differentiator based on an FBG in transmission

    Preciado, M. A., Shu, X., Harper, P. & Sugden, K., 2013, 2013 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe & International Quantum Electronics Conference. Piscataway, NJ (US): IEEE, 1 p. paper CI_P_3

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    Pulse shaping by phase-modulated fiber gratings in transmission

    Preciado, M. A., Shu, X. & Sugden, K., 2013, National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference 2013. Optical Society of America, JTh2A.23. (OSA technical digest).

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    Virtual delay line interferometer by a transmissive phase-modulated fiber Bragg grating

    Preciado, M. A., Shu, X. & Sugden, K., 2013, 39th European Conference and exhibition on Optical Communication (ECOC 2013). Red Hook, NY (US): IET, p. 871-873 3 p. (IET conference publications; vol. 622).

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

    2012

    A compact, portable and low cost generic interrogation strain sensor system using an embedded VCSEL, detector and fibre Bragg grating

    Lee, G. C. B., Yan, Z., Webb, D., Van Hoe, B., Maskery, O., Sugden, K. & Van Steenberge, G., Jan 2012, Vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers XVI. Lei, C. & Choquette, K. D. (eds.). SPIE, 8 p. 82760E. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 8276).

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    Analysis of femtosecond laser surface patterning on bulk single-crystalline diamond

    Lee, G. C. B., Su, S., Li, J., Sugden, K., Roohpour, N., Yan, H. & Ye, H., Dec 2012, In : Journal of Experimental Nanoscience. 7, 6, p. 662-672 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Fabrication of high quality optical coherence tomography (OCT) calibration artefacts using femtosecond inscription

    Lee, G. C. B., Rasakanthan, J., Woolliams, P. D. & Sugden, K., 16 Apr 2012, Biophotonics: Photonic Solutions for Better Health Care III. Popp, J., Drexler, W., Tuchin, V. V. & Matthews, D. L. (eds.). SPIE, Vol. 8427. 9 p. 84271K-9. (Progress in biomedical optics and imaging).

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    Femtosecond laser inscribed phase masks for fibre Bragg grating sensor inscription

    Lee, G. C. B., Kalli, K., Koutsides, C., Yan, Z., Adebayo, D., Komodromos, M. & Sugden, K., 4 Oct 2012, OFS2012 22nd international conference on Optical Fiber Sensor. Liao, Y., Jin, W., Sampson, D. D. & et al (eds.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 4 p. 84214V. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 8421).

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    Femtosecond laser microstructuring through optical fibre end faces: inscription of surface gratings and sub-surface splitters

    Lee, G. C. B., Kalli, K., Koutsides, C., Komodromos, M. & Sugden, K., 4 Oct 2012, OFS2012 22nd international conference on Optical Fiber Sensor. Liao, Y., Jin, W., Sampson, D. D. & et al (eds.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 4 p. 842111. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 8421).

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    Fiber Bragg grating Fabry-Perot structures under loading and their applications in switchable multi-wavelength lasers

    Shu, X. & Sugden, K., 2012, Advanced photonics congress. Optical Society of America, JTu5A.53. (OSA technical digest).

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    Low-cost fully integrated fiber Bragg grating interrogation system

    Van Hoe, B., Bosman, E., Missinne, J., Kalathimekkad, S., Lee, G., Yan, Z., Sugden, K., Webb, D. J., Van Steenberge, G. & Van Daele, P., 31 Jan 2012, 3rd Asia Pacific optical sensors conference. Canning, J. & Peng, G-D. (eds.). SPIE, Vol. 8351. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 8351).

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    Parametric study of femtosecond inscription of microstructures for OCT artefact fabrication

    Rasakanthan, J., Lee, G. C. B., Woolliams, P. D. & Sugden, K., 2012, Optical coherence tomography and coherence domain optical methods in biomedicine XVI. Izatt, J. A., Fujimoto, J. G. & Tuchin, V. V. (eds.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 11 p. 82133N. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 8213)(Progress in biomedical optics and imagining; vol. 13, no. 7).

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    Proposal and design of airy-based rocket pulses for invariant propagation in lossy dispersive media

    Preciado, M. A. & Sugden, K., 1 Dec 2012, In : Optics Letters. 37, 23, p. 4970-4972 3 p.

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    Proposal and design of phase-modulated fiber gratings in transmission for pulse shaping

    Preciado, M. A., Shu, X. & Sugden, K., 20 Dec 2012, In : Optics Letters. 38, 1, p. 70-72 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Synthesis of arbitrary group delay responses with all-pass optical cavities structures

    Preciado, M., Sugden, K., Shu, X. & Muriel, M. A., 2012, Advanced photonics congress. Optical Society of America, JTu5A.52. (OSA technical digest).

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

    Three-dimensional calibration targets for optical coherence tomography

    Sandrian, M. G., Tomlins, P. H., Woolliams, P. D., Rasakanthan, J., Lee, G. C. B., Yang, A., Považay, B., Alex, A., Sugden, K. & Drexler, W., Jan 2012, Optical diagnostics and sensing XII: toward point-of-care diagnostics; and design and performance validation of phantoms used in conjunction with optical measurement of tissue IV. Nordstrom, R. J. & Coté, G. L. (eds.). SPIE, Vol. 8229. 7 p. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 8229).

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    Ultra small integrated optical fiber sensing system

    Van Hoe, B., Bosman, E., Missinne, J., Kalathimekkad, S., Van Steenberge, G., Lee, G., Maskery, O., Webb, D. J., Sugden, K. & Van Daele, P., 3 Sep 2012, In : Sensors. 12, 9, p. 12052-12069 18 p.

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    2011

    Bend induced spectral changes in fibre Bragg gratings and their applications for simultaneous measurement

    Shu, X., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., 9 Jun 2011, In : Electronics letters. 47, 12, p. 714-716 3 p.

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    Characterisation and performance of a Terfenol-D coated femtosecond laser inscribed optical fibre Bragg sensor with a laser ablated microslot for the detection of static magnetic fields

    Smith, G. N., Allsop, T. D. P., Kalli, K., Koutsides, C., Neal, R., Sugden, K., Culverhouse, P. & Bennion, I., 3 Jan 2011, In : Optics Express. 19, 1, p. 363-370 8 p.

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    Embedded multiplexed polymer optical fiber sensor for esophageal manometry

    Van Hoe, B., Bosman, E., Missinne, J., Van Steenberge, G., Van Daele, P., Zhang, W., Johnson, I., Sugden, K., Webb, D. J. & Kalli, K., 1 Jan 2011, 2001 IEEE sensors. IEEE, p. 1499-1502 4 p. (Proceedings IEEE sensors).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther chapter contribution

    Femtosecond laser inscribed Bragg sensor in Terfenol-D coated optical fibre with ablated microslot for the detection of static magnetic fields

    Smith, G. N., Allsop, T. D. P., Kalli, K., Koutsides, C., Neal, R., Sugden, K., Culverhouse, P. & Bennion, I., Jan 2011, 21st international conference on optical fiber sensors. Bock, W. J., Albert, J. & Bao, X. (eds.). SPIE, 4 p. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 7753).

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    Femtosecond laser micro-inscription of optical coherence tomography resolution test artifacts

    Tomlins, P. H., Smith, G., Woolliams, P. D., Rasakanthan, J. & Sugden, K., 1 May 2011, In : Biomedical Optics Express. 2, 5, p. 1319-1327 9 p.

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