Chapter 6. Optical Sensors, Optodes

  1. Prof. Dr. Ursula E. Spichiger-Keller

Published Online: 29 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527612284.ch6

Chemical Sensors and Biosensors for Medical and Biological Applications

Chemical Sensors and Biosensors for Medical and Biological Applications

How to Cite

Spichiger-Keller, U. E. (1998) Optical Sensors, Optodes, in Chemical Sensors and Biosensors for Medical and Biological Applications, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527612284.ch6

Author Information

  1. Zentrum für Chemische Sensoren/Biosensoren und bioAnalytische, Chemie Department für Pharmazie, ETH-Technopark, Technoparkstraße 1 CH-8005 Zürich

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 29 JAN 1998

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527288557

Online ISBN: 9783527612284

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Keywords:

  • optrode;
  • electrode;
  • spectrum;
  • deoxyhemoglobin;
  • metal-organic;
  • bloodstream;
  • phosphorescence

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Sensors Based on Intrinsic Optical Effects of the Target

  • Chemical Sensors Based on a Labeled Host Compound or a Labeled Competitive Analyte

  • Chemical Sensors Based on a Second Component: “Simon Optodes”

  • The Optical Transduction Process

  • Trend to Miniaturized Integrated Optical Sensors (MIOS)

  • NIR-A bsorbing Dyes

  • Conclusions: Electrodes versus Optodes, Possibilities of Neutral Substrates