Accession Number:

ADA023491

Title:

Optical Fiber Coupling and Strength Tests.

Descriptive Note:

Semiannual rept. 1 Mar-31 Aug 75,

Corporate Author:

WASHINGTON UNIV SEATTLE DEPT OF ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

This report summarizes contract research through September 1, 1975, and defines design requirements for an efficient transition fiber to couple the rectangular output aperture of a semiconductor laser to round single mode fiber cores. Fiber strength testing and strength improvement processing work has been completed with results of strength tests on fibers of lengths up to 15 meters. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Lasers and Masers
  • Textiles
  • Fiber Optics and Integrated Optics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE