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A novel type of chemooptical sensor has been designed, fabricated,and characterized. The sensor is simple to fabricate, places low demands on light source quality, and shows a resolution of the chemically induced refractive-index changes better than 5.10^-7

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P. V. Lambeck, "Integrated optics for the chemical domain", in Proc. Eur. Conf. Integrated Optics (ECIO 2001),, pp. 153-163.

J. Webjorn, F. Laurell and G. Arvidsson, "Fabrication of periodically domain-inverted channel waveguides in lithium niobate for second harmonic generation", J. Lightw. Technol., vol. LT-7, no. 10, pp. 1597-1600, Oct. 1989.

Z. Weissman and I. Hendel, "Analysis of periodically segmented waveguide mode expanders", J. Lightw. Technol., vol. 13, no. 10, pp. 2053-2081, Oct. 1995.

Z. Weissman, "Evanescent field sensors with periodically segmented waveguides", Appl. Opt., vol. 36, no. 6, pp. 1218 -1224, 1997.

O. Parriaux and G. J. Vledhuis, "Normalized analysis for the sensitivity optimization of integrated optical evanescent wave sensors", J. Lightw. Technol., vol. 16, no. 4, pp. 573-582, Apr. 1998.

R. G. Heideman and P. V. Lambeck, "Remote opto-chemical sensing with extreme sensitivity: Design, fabrication and performance of a pigtailed integrated optical phase-modulated Mach-Zehnder interferometer system", Sens. Actuators B, Chem., vol. B61, no. 1-3, pp. 100-127, 1999.

B. J. Luff, R. D. Harris, J. S. Wilkinson, R. Wilson and D. J. Schriffrin, "Integrated-optical directional coupler biosensor", Opt. Lett., vol. 21, no. 8, pp. 618-620, 1996.

G. J. Veldthuis, L. E. W. van der Veen and P. V. Lambeck, "Integrated optical refractometer based on waveguide bend loss", J. Lightw. Technol., vol. 17, no. 5, pp. 875-864, May 1999.

G. J. Veldthuis and P. V. Lambeck, "Highly-sensitive passive integrated optical spiral-shaped waveguide refractometer", Appl. Phys. Lett., vol. 71, no. 20, pp. 2895-2897, 1997.

K. W�rhoff, P. V. Lambeck and A. Driessen, "Design, tolerance analysis and fabrication of silicon oxynitride based planar optical waveguides for communication devices", J. Lightwave Technol., vol. 17, no. 8, pp. 1401-1407, Aug. 1999.

C2V Software, OlympIOs, Enschede, The Netherlands, version 5.1.12,

S. Ga�l, "Novel methods to calculate guided and radiation modes in slab and channel waveguides", Ph.D. dissertation, Integrated optical Microsystems Group, Univ. of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands, Dec. 2002. <trannot></trannot>.

H. J. W. M. Hoekstra, J. van Lith, S. Ga�l and P. V. Lambeck, "The spectral decomposition method: A transparent theory for losses in segmented waveguides", in Proc. ECIO 2003,, pp. 339-342.

T. Tamir, Topics in Applied Physics, 2nd ed. New York: Springer-Verlag, 1979, vol. 7.

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