Abstract

Here we propose a new optical method, to our knowledge, to measure the pressure in liquids or gases by means of a flexible lens. Images of an object given by the dynamical lens are analyzed, and through the visibility of those images pressure is inferred.

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E. Borra, P. Hickson, and J. Surdej, “The International Liquid Mirror Telescope,” Optics and Photonics News 20(4), 28–33 (2009).
[CrossRef]

D. Song, J. Zou, S. X. Wei, S. Yang, and H.-L. Cui, “ “High-Sensitivity fiber Bragg grating pressure sensor using metal bellows,” Opt. Eng. 48(3), 034403 (2009).
[CrossRef]

E. Cibula, S. Pevec, B. Lenardic, E. Pinet, and D. Donlagic, “Miniature all-glass robust pressure sensor,” Opt. Express 17(7), 5098–5106 (2009).
[CrossRef]

S. Calixto, M. E. Sánchez-Morales, F. J. Sánchez-Marin, M. Rosete-Aguilar, A. M. Richa, and K. A. Barrera-Rivera, “Optofluidic variable focus lenses,” Appl. Opt. 48(12), 2308–2314 (2009).
[CrossRef]

2008 (6)

2007 (2)

2006 (2)

2005 (1)

2004 (1)

S. Kuiper and B. H. W. Hendriks, “Variable-focus liquid lens for miniature cameras,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 85(7), 1128–1130 (2004).
[CrossRef]

2002 (1)

K. Hosokawa, K. Hanada, and R. Maeda, “A polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) deformable diffraction grating for monitoring of local pressure in microfluidic devices,” J. Micromech. Microeng. 12(301), 1–6 (2002).
[CrossRef]

1995 (1)

1953 (1)

H. W. Babcock, “The possibility of compensating astronomical seeing,” Publ. Astron. Soc. Pac. 65, 229–236 (1953).
[CrossRef]

Babcock, H. W.

H. W. Babcock, “The possibility of compensating astronomical seeing,” Publ. Astron. Soc. Pac. 65, 229–236 (1953).
[CrossRef]

Barrera-Rivera, K. A.

Borra, E.

E. Borra, P. Hickson, and J. Surdej, “The International Liquid Mirror Telescope,” Optics and Photonics News 20(4), 28–33 (2009).
[CrossRef]

Calixto, S.

Cho, S. H.

Cibula, E.

Coburn, D.

Cooper, K. L.

Cui, H.-L.

D. Song, J. Zou, S. X. Wei, S. Yang, and H.-L. Cui, “ “High-Sensitivity fiber Bragg grating pressure sensor using metal bellows,” Opt. Eng. 48(3), 034403 (2009).
[CrossRef]

Dainty, C.

Dalimier, E.

Daly, E.

Devaney, N.

Donlagic, D.

Erickson, D.

D. Erickson, C. Yang, and D. Psaltis, “Optofluidics emerges from the laboratory,” Photonics Spectra 42, 74–79 (2008).

Farrell, T.

Feiwen, L.

Guangya, Z.

Hanada, K.

K. Hosokawa, K. Hanada, and R. Maeda, “A polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) deformable diffraction grating for monitoring of local pressure in microfluidic devices,” J. Micromech. Microeng. 12(301), 1–6 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Hendriks, B. H. W.

S. Kuiper and B. H. W. Hendriks, “Variable-focus liquid lens for miniature cameras,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 85(7), 1128–1130 (2004).
[CrossRef]

Hickson, P.

E. Borra, P. Hickson, and J. Surdej, “The International Liquid Mirror Telescope,” Optics and Photonics News 20(4), 28–33 (2009).
[CrossRef]

Hongbin, Y.

Hosokawa, K.

K. Hosokawa, K. Hanada, and R. Maeda, “A polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) deformable diffraction grating for monitoring of local pressure in microfluidic devices,” J. Micromech. Microeng. 12(301), 1–6 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Kuiper, S.

S. Kuiper and B. H. W. Hendriks, “Variable-focus liquid lens for miniature cameras,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 85(7), 1128–1130 (2004).
[CrossRef]

Laurent, F.

Lenardic, B.

Li, H.

Li, M.

Lo, Y. H.

Mackey, D.

Mackey, R.

Maeda, R.

K. Hosokawa, K. Hanada, and R. Maeda, “A polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) deformable diffraction grating for monitoring of local pressure in microfluidic devices,” J. Micromech. Microeng. 12(301), 1–6 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Minkovich, V. P.

Monzon-Hernandez, D.

Pevec, S.

Pinet, E.

Psaltis, D.

D. Erickson, C. Yang, and D. Psaltis, “Optofluidics emerges from the laboratory,” Photonics Spectra 42, 74–79 (2008).

Ren, H.

Richa, A. M.

Rosete-Aguilar, M.

Samuel, I. D. W.

Sanchez-Marin, F. J.

Sánchez-Marin, F. J.

Sánchez-Morales, M. E.

Sarro, P. M.

Siong, C. F.

Song, D.

D. Song, J. Zou, S. X. Wei, S. Yang, and H.-L. Cui, “ “High-Sensitivity fiber Bragg grating pressure sensor using metal bellows,” Opt. Eng. 48(3), 034403 (2009).
[CrossRef]

Surdej, J.

E. Borra, P. Hickson, and J. Surdej, “The International Liquid Mirror Telescope,” Optics and Photonics News 20(4), 28–33 (2009).
[CrossRef]

Town, G. E.

Tsai, F. S.

Turnbull, G. A.

Vasdekis, A. E.

Vasko, B.

Vasko, J.

Vdovin, G.

Wang, A.

Wang, M.

Wang, X.

Wei, S. X.

D. Song, J. Zou, S. X. Wei, S. Yang, and H.-L. Cui, “ “High-Sensitivity fiber Bragg grating pressure sensor using metal bellows,” Opt. Eng. 48(3), 034403 (2009).
[CrossRef]

Wu, S.-T.

Xu, J.

Yang, C.

D. Erickson, C. Yang, and D. Psaltis, “Optofluidics emerges from the laboratory,” Photonics Spectra 42, 74–79 (2008).

Yang, S.

D. Song, J. Zou, S. X. Wei, S. Yang, and H.-L. Cui, “ “High-Sensitivity fiber Bragg grating pressure sensor using metal bellows,” Opt. Eng. 48(3), 034403 (2009).
[CrossRef]

Zhu, Y.

Zou, J.

D. Song, J. Zou, S. X. Wei, S. Yang, and H.-L. Cui, “ “High-Sensitivity fiber Bragg grating pressure sensor using metal bellows,” Opt. Eng. 48(3), 034403 (2009).
[CrossRef]

Appl. Opt. (5)

Appl. Phys. Lett. (1)

S. Kuiper and B. H. W. Hendriks, “Variable-focus liquid lens for miniature cameras,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 85(7), 1128–1130 (2004).
[CrossRef]

J. Micromech. Microeng. (1)

K. Hosokawa, K. Hanada, and R. Maeda, “A polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) deformable diffraction grating for monitoring of local pressure in microfluidic devices,” J. Micromech. Microeng. 12(301), 1–6 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Opt. Eng. (1)

D. Song, J. Zou, S. X. Wei, S. Yang, and H.-L. Cui, “ “High-Sensitivity fiber Bragg grating pressure sensor using metal bellows,” Opt. Eng. 48(3), 034403 (2009).
[CrossRef]

Opt. Express (4)

Opt. Lett. (4)

Optics and Photonics News (1)

E. Borra, P. Hickson, and J. Surdej, “The International Liquid Mirror Telescope,” Optics and Photonics News 20(4), 28–33 (2009).
[CrossRef]

Photonics Spectra (1)

D. Erickson, C. Yang, and D. Psaltis, “Optofluidics emerges from the laboratory,” Photonics Spectra 42, 74–79 (2008).

Publ. Astron. Soc. Pac. (1)

H. W. Babcock, “The possibility of compensating astronomical seeing,” Publ. Astron. Soc. Pac. 65, 229–236 (1953).
[CrossRef]

Other (4)

J. Hardy, Adaptive Optics for Astronomical Telescopes (Oxford U. Press, 1998)

http://www.dowcorning.com/content/rubber/silicone-rubber.aspx

Federal Products Corporation, 1144 Eddy street, Providence Rhode Island 02940–9400 U.S.A.

A. A. Michelson, Studies in Optics (The University of Chicago Press, 1968).

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