11 March 1987 A Developmental Single-Mode Fiber Transmission System
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Proceedings Volume 0720, High Bandwidth Analog Applications of Photonics; (1987) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.937591
Event: Cambridge Symposium-Fiber/LASE '86, 1986, Cambridge, MA, United States
Abstract
The frequency response of data links transmitting analog signals over kilometer-length graded-index optical fibers is limited to 1 GHz by fiber bandwidth. System bandwidths can be substantially increased if single-mode fibers are used. In the developmental system presented here, a 1-km single-mode optical fiber is used to transmit an intensity-modulated 810-nm optical signal to a streak camera recorder. Useful system bandwidth could extend to 5 GHz.
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K. Hagans, R. Heritsch, B. Pruett, R. Neurath, "A Developmental Single-Mode Fiber Transmission System", Proc. SPIE 0720, High Bandwidth Analog Applications of Photonics, (11 March 1987); doi: 10.1117/12.937591; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.937591
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