15 September 1993 Boeing photonics space experiment
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Abstract
In 1991 Boeing was given an opportunity to fly an undefined fiber optics experiment aboard a spacecraft. The main restriction was that a qualified package had to be delivered in eight (8) months. Boeing took advantage of this opportunity and created the Photonics Space Experiment (PSE).
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Dan A. Cross, Martin E. Fritz, Dale Haakenson, Charles Hoeflein, Rod Hughes, Syl Kelnhofer, Jim Lamm, Mervin S. Summerhays, "Boeing photonics space experiment", Proc. SPIE 1953, Photonics for Space Environments, (15 September 1993); doi: 10.1117/12.156568; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.156568
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Light emitting diodes

Photonics

Receivers

Semiconductor lasers

Analog electronics

Connectors

Optical testing

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