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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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    1997

    Fabrication of high-rejection, low-loss filters by the concatenation of broadly chirped fibre Bragg gratings

    Sugden, K., Zhang, L., Everall, L. & Bennion, I., 1 Feb 1997, Photosensitive Optical Meterials and Devices. Andrews, M. P. (ed.). SPIE, p. 22-28 7 p. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 2998).

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

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    2002

    Accurate differential group delay measurement of narrowband fiber devices with immunity to environmental perturbation

    Lai, Y., Zhang, W., Williams, J. A. R., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., 2002, 2002 IEEE/ILEOS annual meeting conference proceedings: the 15th annual meeting of the IEEE Lasers & Electro-Optics Society. IEEE, Vol. 2. p. 811-812 2 p. ThUl. (IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society. Annual Meeting).

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

    Band-pass filter with flat time delay response based on fiber grating Sagnac loop

    Shu, X., Sugden, K., Zhao, D., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., 2002, Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exhibit. OFC 2002. IEEE, p. 694-695 2 p. ThGG58

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

    Hybrid-type fibre Bragg gratings and their applications

    Shu, X., Sugden, K., Zhao, D., Floreani, F., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., 10 Sep 2002, Advanced Sensor Systems and Applications. Rao, Y-J., Jones, J. D. C., Naruse, H. & Chen, R. I. (eds.). SPIE, p. 373-376 4 p. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 4920).

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

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    Investigation of intrinsically apodised chirped fibre Bragg gratings fabricated using scanning holographic set up

    Floreani, F., Gillooly, A. M., Zhao, D., Zhang, L., Bennion, I., Shu, X. & Sugden, K., 2002, Proceedings of 2002 IEEE/LEOS workshop on fibre and optical passive components. IEEE, p. 80-85 6 p.

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

    2003

    Novel optical load sensors based on mechanically induced sampled fiber Bragg gratings

    Shu, X., Chisholm, K., Felmeri, I., Everall, L., Sugden, K., Gillooly, A., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., Oct 2003, [Proceedings of 16th international conference on Optical Fibre Sensors]. Nara (JP): IEICE, p. 654-657 4 p. paper ThP-22. (Technical digest).

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

    Simple design of nonuniform fiber Bragg grating with sharp reflection

    Turitsyna, E., Ania-Castañón, J., Turitsyn, S., Kennedy, L. & Sugden, K., Dec 2003, 2003 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe. IEEE, p. 512 1 p. 1313574

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

    2004

    Flattop multi-passband filter based on all-fibre Michelson-Gires-Tournois interferometer

    Shu, X., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., Sep 2004, (Unpublished) ECOC 2004 : 30th European conference on optical communication: proceedings. Vol. 2. p. 122-123 2 p. Tu1.3.1

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

    Novel resonant cavity TDM demodulation scheme for FBG sensing

    Lloyd, G. D., Bennion, I., Everall, L. A. & Sugden, K., 16 May 2004, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO: OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series. Optical Society of America, Vol. 96 A. p. 1451-1453 3 p. (Trends in Optics and Photonics).

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

    Tunable dispersion slope compensator using novel tailored Gires-Tournois etalons

    Shu, X., Mitchell, J., Gillooly, A., Chisholm, K., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., 2004, Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC). Optical Society of America, Vol. 1. 3 p. WK5. (Trends in optics and photonics series; vol. 95/B)(Technical digest).

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    2005

    All-fiber dual-direction gires-tournois etalon realized with single complex fiber Bragg grating structure

    Shu, X., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., 2005, IET Conference Publications. CP502 ed. IET, Vol. 2005. p. 319-320 2 p. 20050497

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

    Optically tunable dispersion compensator based on coupled-cavity etalon structure

    Shu, X., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., 1 Jan 2005, Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. Optical Society of America

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

    2006

    100km distributed fiber optic sensor based on the coherent detection of Brillouin backscatter, with a spatial resolution of 10 m, enhanced using two stages of remotely pumped erbium-doped fiber combined with Raman amplification

    Cho, Y. T., Lees, G. P., Hilton, G., Shu, X., Sugden, K., Strong, A., Hartog, A. & Newson, T. P., 1 Jan 2006, Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. Optical Society of America, ThC4

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

    Mechanical reliability of fibre Bragg gratings inscribed through the coating by a femtosecond laser

    Martinez, A., Shazly, Y. M. E., Kukureka, S. N., Sugden, C. A., Khrushchev, I. Y. & Bennion, I., 1 Dec 2006, 2006 European Conference on Optical Communications Proceedings, ECOC 2006. IEEE, 4801206

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

    Resonant fiber grating devices and their applications

    Shu, X., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., 3 Oct 2006, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. SPIE, Vol. 6351. 63510A

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

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    Virtual distributed Gires-Tournois etalon based on phase-modulated wideband chirped fiber grating

    Shu, X., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., 14 Dec 2006, 2006 Optical Fiber Communication Conference, and the 2006 National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference. IEEE, Vol. 2006. 1636998

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

    2007

    Apodisation of photo-induced waveguide gratings with doubleexposure of reversely varied duty cycles

    Shu, X., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., 1 Jan 2007, Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. Optical Society of America

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

    Apodisation of photo-induced waveguide gratings with double-exposure of reversely varied duty cycles

    Shu, X., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., 1 Dec 2007, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, 2007, CLEO 2007. 4452529

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

    Device fabrication by femtosecond laser inscription

    Bennion, I., Mezentsev, V., Dubov, M., Nikogosyan, D., Petrović, J., Lai, Y., Smith, G., Zhou, K. & Sugden, K., 2007, Bragg gratings, photosensitivity, and poling in glass waveguides (BGPP) 2007. Optical Society of America, Paper BWB6

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

    Refractometer based on a liquid core FBG device

    Zhou, K., Lai, Y., Chen, X., Sugden, K., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., 1 Jan 2007, Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. Optical Society of America

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

    Refractometer based on a liquid core FBG device

    Zhou, K., Lai, Y., Chen, X., Sugden, K., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., 2007, Bragg Gratings, Photosensitivity, and Poling in Glass Waveguides (BGPP). Optical Society of America, paper JWBPDP4. (OSA Technical Digest).

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

    Tunable pure dispersion slope compensators realized with novel complex gratings

    Shu, X., Turitsyna, E., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., 2007, Bragg Gratings, Photosensitivity, and Poling in Glass Waveguides (BGPP). Optical Society of America, Paper BTuB6. (OSA Technical Digest).

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

    2008

    Characterisation of femtosecond laser inscribed long period gratings in photonic crystal fibre

    Allsop, T. D. P., Kalli, K., Zhou, K., Smith, G., Yicheng, L., Dubov, M., Sugden, K., Webb, D. J., Bennion, I. & Komodromos, M., 21 Apr 2008, Photonic crystal fibers II. Kalli, K. & Urbanczyk, W. (eds.). SPIE, Vol. 6990. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 6990).

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

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    Fabrication of high aspect ratio microfluidic devices using direct fs ablation

    Smith, G., Karnakis, D., Knowles, M., Ferguson, A., Bennion, I. & Sugden, K., May 2008, Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. Optical Society of America, Paper CMHH4

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

    Point-by-point inscription of sub-micrometer period fiber bragg gratings

    Lai, Y., Zhou, K., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., 1 Jan 2008, Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. Optical Society of America

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

    Point-by-point inscription of sub-micrometer period fiber Bragg gratings

    Lai, Y., Zhou, K., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., May 2008, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) 2008. Optical Society of America, 3 p.

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

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    Side-detection of out-coupled core light from a microfluidic fiber microslit

    Lai, Y., Petrovic, J., Butler, T., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., 1 Jan 2008, Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. Optical Society of America

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

    Side-detection of out-coupled core light from a microfluidic fiber microslit

    Lai, Y., Petrović, J., Butler, T., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., May 2008, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO). Optical Society of America, p. Paper CFN4

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

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    2009

    Acoustic emission detection using optical fiber based fabry perot sensor and quadrature recombination technique

    Pappu, R. P., Zhang, W., Bennion, I. & Sugden, K., 20 Nov 2009, European Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics 2009 and the European Quantum Electronics Conference. CLEO Europe - EQEC 2009. IEEE

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

    Comparison between femtosecond laser and fusion-arc inscribed long period gratings in photonic crystal fibre

    Allsop, T. D. P., Kalli, K., Zhou, K., Smith, G., Komodromos, M., Sugden, K., Dubov, M., Webb, D. J. & Bennion, I., 6 May 2009, Photonic Crystal Fibers III. Kalli, K. (ed.). SPIE, Vol. 7357. p. 73570J (SPIE proceedings; vol. 7357).

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

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    Demonstration of inscription and ablation of phase masks for the production of 1st, 2nd and 3rd order FBG gratings using a femtosecond laser

    Smith, G. N., Kalli, K., Bennion, I. & Sugden, K., 24 Feb 2009, Advanced Fabrication Technologies for Micro/Nano Optics and Photonics II. Suleski, T. J., Schoenfeld, W. V. & Wang, J. J. (eds.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 11 p. 720511. (SPIE Proceedings; vol. 7205).

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

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    Liquid level sensor utilising a long period fiber grating

    Grice, S., Zhang, W., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., 6 Feb 2009, Optical Components and Materials VI. Jiang, S., Digonnet, M. J. F., Glesener, J. W. & Dries, J. C. (eds.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 8 p. 72120C. (SPIE Proceedings; vol. 7212).

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    Optical load sensors utilizing fiber-Bragg-grating based Fabry-Perot resonators

    Shu, X., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., 5 Oct 2009, 20th International Conference on Optical Fibre Sensors. Jones, J. D. C. & at al (eds.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 4 p. 750354. (SPIE Proceedings; vol. 7503).

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    Photonic skins for optical sensing: highlights of the PHOSFOS project

    Berghmans, F., Thienpont, H., van Daele, P., Dubruel, P., Urbanczyk, W., Rayss, J., Webb, D. J., Vlekken, J., Kalli, K. & Sugden, K., 5 Oct 2009, 20th International Conference on Optical Fibre Sensors. Jones, J. D. C. & et al (eds.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 4 p. 75030B. (SPIE Proceedings; vol. 7503).

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

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    Simultaneous measurement of liquid level and temperature employing a single uniform FBG

    Shu, X., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., 17 Nov 2009, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. SPIE, Vol. 7503. 75032S

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    Tilted fiber Bragg grating for direct liquid level sensing

    Zhang, W., Grice, S., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., 20 Nov 2009, European Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics 2009 and the European Quantum Electronics Conference. CLEO Europe - EQEC 2009. IEEE

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

    2010

    Laboratory focussed learning of core electronic engineering concepts in the first year of an honours degree programme

    Sugden, K., Webb, D. J. & Reeves, R. P., 2010, Proceedings of Engineering Education Conference 2010 (EE2010).

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

    Optically pumped chirped grating for tunable chromatic dispersion compensation

    Shu, X., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., Dec 2010, Advanced photonics and renewable energy. Optical Society of America, paper BTuA8. (OSA Technical Digest).

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

    Polymer photonic sensing skin

    Chen, X., Zhang, C., Webb, D. J., van Hoe, B., van Streenberge, G., Kalli, K., Berghmans, F., Thienpont, H., Urbanczyk, W., Sugden, K. & Peng, G-D., Sep 2010, Fourth European Workshop on Optical Fibre Sensors. Santos, J. L., Culshaw, B., López-Higuera, J. M. & MacPherson, W. N. (eds.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 4 p. 76533A . (SPIE proceedings; vol. 7653).

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

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    2011

    Free water in fuel sensor using fiber long period grating

    Zhang, W., Grice, S., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., 15 May 2011, 21st international conference on optical fiber sensors. Bock, W. J., Albert, J. & Bao, X. (eds.). SPIE, Vol. 7753. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 7753).

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    Photonic crystal fiber Bragg grating based sensors: opportunities for applications in healthcare

    Berghmans, F., Geernaert, T., Sulejmani, S., Thienpont, H., van Steenberge, G., Van Hoe, B., Dubruel, P., Urbanczyk, W., Mergo, P., Webb, D. J., Kalli, K., Van Roosbroeck, J. & Sugden, K., 1 Nov 2011, 2011 Asia Communications and Photonics Conference and Exhibition, ACP 2011: [Optical Sensor and Biophotonics III]. Popp, J., L. Matthews, D., Tian, J. & Yang, C-C. (eds.). SPIE, 10 p. 831102. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 8311).

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

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    Quantitative optical coherence tomography for characterization of microscopic structures with varying refractive index

    Rasakanthan, J., Baregheh, M., Dubov, M., Mezentsev, V., Smith, G., Sugden, K., Woolliams, P. D. & Tomlins, P. H., 22 May 2011, 2011 Conference on and 12th European Quantum Electronics Conference Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe (CLEO EUROPE/EQEC). IEEE, 1 p.

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    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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    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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    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