Accession Number:

ADA052653

Title:

Survey of Current Technology Related to Fiber Optics.

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

103.0

Abstract:

The historical facts that brought todays scientists to use optical communication systems, and the possible advantages or disadvantages of using fiber optic transmission medium were investigated. The requirements and characteristics of the optical links and the problems related to their implementation were studied. Todays applications as well as the future ones are discussed. An economic analysis and an effectiveness analysis was carried out to stablish future trends. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Fiber Optics and Integrated Optics
  • Non-Radio Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE