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International Journal of Microwave Science and Technology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 182793, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/182793
Research Article

Wide Range Temperature Sensors Based on One-Dimensional Photonic Crystal with a Single Defect

1AITTM, Amity University, NOIDA 201303, India
2Department of Physics, Digamber Jain (P.G.) College, Baraut 250611, India
3Department of Physics, Govt. College of Engineering & Technology, Bikaner 334004, India
4Nanophysics Laboratory, Department of Physics, Govt. Dungar College, Bikaner 334001, India
5Director General, IIMT Group of Colleges, Noida 201303, India

Received 21 March 2012; Revised 9 June 2012; Accepted 27 June 2012

Academic Editor: Yeou Song (Brian) Lee

Copyright © 2012 Arun Kumar et al. 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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