Accession Number:

ADD002657

Title:

Single Fiber Access Coupler.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-02-10

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

This invention makes use of focusing lens in combination with a coupler region to expand and collimate the output from a single fiber so that optical radiation may be coupled from one fiber to another and coupled off to a separate line. A mirror or mirrors may be positioned at a 45 degree angle to the axis of the optical path to couple out a fraction of the radiation to other lines.

Subject Categories:

  • Fiber Optics and Integrated Optics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE