TITLE

Optical link forgoes constricting fiber, finds bliss in free space

AUTHOR(S)
Schweber, Bill
PUB. DATE
March 2000
SOURCE
EDN;03/16/2000, Vol. 45 Issue 6, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how to achieve point-to-point optical data links at data transmission rates of one gigabit per second. Use of line-of-sight, free-space optical link as an alternative to optical data links using fiber optics; Representatives of free-space systems that are available in the market. INSET: AN ANCIENT IDEA SIGNIFICANTLY UPGRADED..
ACCESSION #
3463148

 

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