Special issue introduction Soliciting contributions

 This Special Issue aims to highlight a wide range of optical fiber sensing technologies and well as their applications, including but not limited to:

specialty optical fibers, devices designed and fabricated for sensing applications;

Distributed or discrete optical fiber sensing network architectures and interrogation technology;optical fiber sensing application in industrial, mechanical, oil and gas, environmental, biological, medical or defense

Scope of receipt:

Micro/nanostructured Fiber-optic Sensors

Fiber-optic Chemical and Biological Biosensors

Novel Point based Fiber Optic Sensors

Novel Sensing Modalities for Distributed Sensors

New Fiber and Coating Materials for Sensing

Integrated Technologies for Sensing

Grating and Component Technologies for Sensing

Fiber Optic Sensor Applications

All papers submitted:


 Submitted articles should not be published or under review elsewhere. All submissions will be subject to the journal’s standard peer review process. Criteria for acceptance include originality, contribution, scientific merit and relevance to the field of interest of the Special Issue.

 Peer review date: May 31, 2023

Chief Guest Editor

Huan Zheng

Institute Director

  Associated Professor, Senior Engineer

   Institute of Fiber-optic Communication and Information Engineering,College of Information Engineering

  Zhejiang University of Technology

Interests:Distributed optical fiber sensing technology and its application based on machine learning