a 3.5-fold increase in sensitivity of Tilted Fibre Bragg grating based refractometers is reported. The sensor was coated with silver nanowires which resulted in strong polarization dependence of the grating resonances.

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Conference Bragg Gratings, Photosensitivity, and Poling in Glass Waveguides, BGPP 2012
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Bialiayeu, A., Bottomley, A., Prezgot, D., Ianoul, A.I, & Albert, J. (2013). Silver nanowire coated tilted fibre bragg gratings. Presented at the Bragg Gratings, Photosensitivity, and Poling in Glass Waveguides, BGPP 2012.