Chapter 28. Optical Fiber Transmission

  1. Anton A. Huurdeman

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471722243.ch28

The Worldwide History of Telecommunications

The Worldwide History of Telecommunications

How to Cite

Huurdeman, A. A. (2003) Optical Fiber Transmission, in The Worldwide History of Telecommunications, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471722243.ch28

Author Information

  1. Todtnauberg, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 17 JUL 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471205050

Online ISBN: 9780471722243

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Keywords:

  • optical fiber cable;
  • light emitting diode (LED);
  • powerline telecommunications (PT)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Evolution Leading to Optical Fiber Transmission

  • Terrestrial Optical Fiber Cable Systems

  • Submarine Optical Fiber Cable Systems

  • Fiber-in-the-Loop Systems