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An optical fiber intensity-based sensor configuration for the detection of PFOA in water

Cennamo, N. ; D’Agostino, G. ; Sequeira, F. ; Arcadio, F. ; Porto, G. ; Biasiolo, A. ; Perri, C. ; Nogueira, R.N. ; Bilro, L. ; Zeni, L.

An optical fiber intensity-based sensor configuration for the detection of PFOA in water, Proc International Conference on Optical Fiber Sensors OFS, Lausanne, Switzerland, Vol. , pp. - , September, 2018.

Digital Object Identifier: 10.1364/OFS.2018.ThE37

Abstract
A new approach for the selective detection of the Perfluorinated compounds in water is presented. The low-cost sensor system is based on a Molecular Imprinted Polymer deposited on a D-shaped Plastic Optical Fiber platform.