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Optical Engineering

Understanding mechanical properties of lightguides: a commentary
Author(s): Charles R. Kurkjian; Daryl Inniss
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Paper Abstract

While great progress has been made recently in the development of mechanically satisfactory lightguide fibers, detailed fundamental understanding in a number of areas seems lacking. Although in some cases this understanding may seem practically unimportant, in others it is critical to our ability to improve our product as well as to predict its reliability confidently.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 June 1991
PDF: 9 pages
Opt. Eng. 30(6) doi: 10.1117/12.55857
Published in: Optical Engineering Volume 30, Issue 6
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Charles R. Kurkjian, AT&T Bell Labs. (United States)
Daryl Inniss, AT&T Bell Labs. (United States)


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