1 January 1987 Shaping Fibre Preforms From Prefabricated Powders
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Proceedings Volume 0866, Materials and Technologies for Optical Communications; (1987) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.943579
Event: 1987 Symposium on the Technologies for Optoelectronics, 1987, Cannes, France
A process has been developed, for the mechanical shaping of silica fibre preforms. Porous preforms are shaped from prefabricated powders and transfered, to glass rods by thermal treatment. Drawn fibers now have attenuations of 1 dB/km and an OH absorption. of 0.5 dB/km at 138o nm. Both single and multimode fibres have been produced.
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R Dorn, A Baumgartner, A Gutu-Nelle, J Koppenborg, W Rehm, S Schneider, S Schneider, "Shaping Fibre Preforms From Prefabricated Powders", Proc. SPIE 0866, Materials and Technologies for Optical Communications, (1 January 1987); doi: 10.1117/12.943579; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.943579

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