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Reliability Of Fiber Optic Interconnects
Author(s): Douglas A Parker
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Paper Abstract

Reliability is mandatory in all parts of a Fiber Optic System and especially in the interconnections - an electronically passive component yet mechanically actuated numerous times throughout the service life. The key loss mechanisms and evaluation criteria are discussed with comparisons of the butt-joint and lens type terminations for relative strengths.

Paper Details

Date Published: 23 February 1987
PDF: 9 pages
Proc. SPIE 0717, Reliability Considerations in Fiber Optic Applications, (23 February 1987); doi: 10.1117/12.937488
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Douglas A Parker, G & H Technology, Inc (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0717:
Reliability Considerations in Fiber Optic Applications
Dilip K. Paul, Editor(s)

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