14 December 1988 CD Laser As A Fiber Optic Source For Computer Data Links
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Proceedings Volume 0991, Fiber Optic Datacom and Computer Networks; (1988) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.960017
Event: O-E/Fiber LASE '88, 1988, Boston, MA, United States
Computer data links are evolving from copper cable systems to fiber optics simply because the optical fiber itself offers the advantages of higher data rates and longer distances. The Compact Disc (CD) laser is suitable as the light source because it satisfies the computer system requirements for low cost, high data rate, miniaturized package, and high reliability.
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Ronald L. Soderstrom, Ronald L. Soderstrom, Timothy R. Block, Timothy R. Block, Dennis L. Karst, Dennis L. Karst, Tong Lu, Tong Lu, } "CD Laser As A Fiber Optic Source For Computer Data Links", Proc. SPIE 0991, Fiber Optic Datacom and Computer Networks, (14 December 1988); doi: 10.1117/12.960017; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.960017


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