Accession Number : ADA244038


Title :   Proceedings of the International Wire and Cable Symposium (40th) Held in St. Louis, Missouri on 18-21 November 1991


Corporate Author : ARMY COMMUNICATIONS-ELECTRONICS COMMAND FORT MONMOUTH NJ


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a244038.pdf


Report Date : Nov 1991


Pagination or Media Count : 896


Abstract : Topics covered during sessions of this symposium included: (1) Intelligent vehicle highway systems; (2) Fiber optic cable design; (3) Copper cables; (4) Design materials and performance; (5) Optical fiber coatings; (6) Fiber optic aerial cables; Copper cables; (7) Design; (8) Fiber optic splices; (9) Connectors and switches; (10) Fiber optic cable materials; (11) Fire hazard considerations; (12) Power and Industrial Cables; (13) Poster papers; (14) Fiber optic submarine cables; (15) Environmental effects on optical fibers and cables; (16) Fiber optic Military cables; and Spec. Applications; (17) Fiber optic cable components; installation and practices; (18) Manufacturing and testing of optical fibers, cables and components; and (19) Implementation of 'Fiber Distributed Data Interface'


Descriptors :   *FIBER OPTICS , *CABLES , *OPTICAL MATERIALS , FIBERS , SYMPOSIA , INDUSTRIES , FIBER OPTICS TRANSMISSION LINES , VEHICLES , OPTICAL COATINGS , FIRE HAZARDS , UNDERWATER EQUIPMENT , SPLICES , HIGHWAYS , OPTICAL EQUIPMENT COMPONENTS , INTERNATIONAL , COPPER , DISTRIBUTED DATA PROCESSING , INTERFACES , WIRE , AIRBORNE


Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Coatings, Colorants and Finishes
      Laminates and Composite Materials
      Fiber Optics and Integrated Optics
      Non-radio Communications


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE