Micro-channels are fabricated into conventional single-mode fibers using focused femtosecond laser processing and chemical etching. A microfluidic fiber device consisting of a micro-channel intersecting the fiber core for refractive index sensing is demonstrated.
|Title of host publication||Optics InfoBase Conference Papers|
|Publication status||Published - 27 Oct 2006|
|Event||18th International Conference on Optical Fiber Sensors - Cancún, Mexico|
Duration: 23 Oct 2006 → 27 Oct 2006
|Conference||18th International Conference on Optical Fiber Sensors|
|Abbreviated title||OFS 2006|
|Period||23/10/06 → 27/10/06|