2. Optical Sensors

  1. Pavel Ripka and
  2. Alois Tipek
  1. Stanislav Ďaďo and
  2. Jan Fischer

Published Online: 5 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470612231.ch2

Modern Sensors Handbook

Modern Sensors Handbook

How to Cite

Ďaďo, S. and Fischer, J. (2007) Optical Sensors, in Modern Sensors Handbook (eds P. Ripka and A. Tipek), ISTE, London, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470612231.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781905209668

Online ISBN: 9780470612231

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Keywords:

  • laser diodes;
  • photodiodes;
  • diffuse reflective;
  • wavelength modulation;
  • turbidity sensors

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Optical waveguides and fibers

  • Light sources and detectors

  • Sensors of position and movement

  • Optical sensors of dimensions

  • Optical sensors of pressure and force

  • Optical fiber sensors

  • Optical chemical sensors

  • Bibliography