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ISRN Materials Science
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 856716, 5 pages
Excitation Density Dependence of Optical Oxygen Sensing in Poly(9,9-dioctylfluorene) Waveguides Showing Amplified Spontaneous Emission
Dipartimento di Matematica e Fisica “Ennio De Giorgi,” Università del Salento, Via per Arnesano, 73100 Lecce, Italy
Received 10 January 2014; Accepted 3 February 2014; Published 4 March 2014
Academic Editors: P. Bhowmik and E. J. Nassar
Copyright © 2014 M. Anni and S. Lattante. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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