Lab in a glass

Hadfield, Will
May 2005
Engineer (00137758);5/16/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7675, p11
Reports that a research team from the Southampton University is developing photonic crystal fibers, which are optical fibers that contain devices such as semiconductors and sensors. Attachment of existing fibers to sensors; Control of scientists over lasers that shine through optical fibers used by telecommunication companies; Use of fibers containing sensors to test people for illnesses.


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