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Reliability Considerations For Fiber Optic Connections
Author(s): Stephen C. Mettler
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Paper Abstract

This paper will review the state-of-the-art status of optical fiber splices and connectors from the standpoint of component reliability. We discuss the reliability criteria used for different types of systems and also how system configuration is both affected by and affects component reliability.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 January 1987
PDF: 3 pages
Proc. SPIE 0842, Fiber Optics Reliability: Benign and Adverse Environments, (1 January 1987); doi: 10.1117/12.968185
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Stephen C. Mettler, AT&T Bell Laboratories (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0842:
Fiber Optics Reliability: Benign and Adverse Environments
Dilip K. Paul, Editor(s)

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