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fiber optics

, fiberoptics
The transmission of light through flexible glass or plastic fibers by reflections from the side walls of the fibers. This permits transmission of visual images around sharp curves and corners. Devices that use fiberoptic materials are useful in endoscopic examinations.
See also: optics
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Frey, Champlain Cable; and "In-line wall thickness measurement of fiber optic applications including tight buffer, loose tube and cable jacketing," S.
This year's OFC/NFOEC (Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition/National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference) will take place at the Anaheim Convention Center between March 25 and 29.
Our customers demand this level of precision and repeatability given the sheer volume of their splicing activity or their mission-critical fiber optic applications within aerospace, armed services facilities and harsh environment applications," explained Grasso.
Otto was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer in July, bringing extensive fiber optics knowledge and broad experience in the telecommunications industry to his leadership role;
This Frost & Sullivan research service presents an in-depth look into optical products in the fiber optics market.
com/reports/c37406) has announced the addition of Unrepeatered Submarine Cable Fiber Optic Systems to their offering.
A major academic affiliate of Yale University School of Medicine and a member of the Yale New Haven Health System, Greenwich Hospital was seeking to strengthen its communications and IT capabilities through the use of direct fiber optic connections.
Experior Photonics is a specialist in providing fiber optic calibration and qualification/design verification testing services to industry, including manufacturers, integrators and end-users.
Infineon and Finisar have agreed to release each other from any claims and payments associated with all prior agreements under which Finisar would have acquired Infineon's entire Fiber Optics Business Unit.
With volume shipments of our 4 Gb optical transceivers under way, Agilent is facilitating the market's transition from 2 Gb/s to 4 Gb/s Fibre Channel," said Tom Fawcett, director of marketing for the Fiber Optic Products Division in Agilent's Semiconductor Products Group.
Fiber Optic Communities of the United States (FOCUS), a non-profit organization representing communities with the most advanced communications networks in the world, today officially launched at the National Press Club in Washington, D.
The fiber optic effectively magnifies the image and brings the new image up to the new surface plane of the fiber optic.

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