Deployment of a quantum cascade laser open-path gas sensor for water vapor and wood smoke analysis

Ekua N. Bentil, Charles Amuah, Anna P M Michel, Moses J. Eghan, James A. Smith, Claire F. Gmachl

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Abstract

We present results from a widely tunable (296 cm-1) Quantum Cascade laser based-sensor used in sensing water vapor and target gases found in wood smoke in the rural fishing village of Elmina, Ghana.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publication2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics
Subtitle of host publicationLaser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO 2011
StatePublished - 2011
Event2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2011 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: May 1 2011May 6 2011

Publication series

Name2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics: Laser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO 2011

Other

Other2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2011
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period5/1/115/6/11

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Bentil, E. N., Amuah, C., Michel, A. P. M., Eghan, M. J., Smith, J. A., & Gmachl, C. F. (2011). Deployment of a quantum cascade laser open-path gas sensor for water vapor and wood smoke analysis. In 2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics: Laser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO 2011 [5950817] (2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics: Laser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO 2011).