Optical fiber Summary

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Encyclopedia Articles (3)

1,546 words, approx. 6 pages
Fiber Optics Fiber optics is the set of technologies that enables the point-to-point transmission of signals in the form of light—instead of in the form of electricity. The main component is op... Read more
920 words, approx. 4 pages
Fiber Optics Since the late 1950s, optical fibers have emerged as revolutionary tools in the fields of medicine and telecommunications. They are capable of transmitting light pulses containing data up... Read more
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The Explosion of Applications in Fiber Optics Since 1960 Overview Used in communication, fiber optics is the technique of sending light waves through glass fibers. It is analogous to communicating via... Read more