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Hybrid distributed-node fiber optic passive coupler structures
Author(s): Do-Chang Lin; Sham-Tsong Shiue
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Paper Abstract

A hybrid distributed-node fiber-optic passive coupler structure is constructed by distributing the 2 X 2 couplers of conventional central-node star in several nodes, and the configuration of 2 X 2 couplers in each distributed node is adopted a double-tree structure. Compared with other star topologies, all the number of 2 X 2 couplers, fiber length and conduit length required to build up this coupler structure can be greatly reduced. Additionally, this coupler structure has good expansibility and flexibility.

Paper Details

Date Published: 23 October 1992
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 1813, Optoelectronic Component Technologies, (23 October 1992); doi: 10.1117/12.131249
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Do-Chang Lin, Telecommunication Labs. (Taiwan)
Sham-Tsong Shiue, Telecommunication Labs. (Taiwan)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1813:
Optoelectronic Component Technologies
GouChung Chi; Chi-Shain Hong, Editor(s)

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