How Do You Write Material Specification for Optical Fiber Cables?

Writing specifications and stressing on the properties of the┬ámaterial that shall be used in the construction of fiber optic cables need a lot of technical…

Maximum Discrete Reflectance Between MPI-S and MPI-R

Optical reflectance is dealt seriously in high bit rate transmission systems. Optical reflectance is defined as the ratio of the reflected optical power present at…

Introduction to Fiber Optic Communication

Optical fibers are used as medium for telecommunication and computer networking because of their inherent properties such as flexibility. Optical fiber can be grouped together…

What are the Functions of Fiber Optic Connectors?

The fiber optic connectors provide mechanical connection between two individual optical fibers. If used in a network to connect to optical fibers, fiber optic connectors…

Speed of Light in Vacuum, Glass and Water

As a child, looking at the sun rays that come through one of the glass tile among the tiled roof of our ancestral home I…

Comparison of Jelly Filled Copper Cable and Optical Fiber Cable Constructions-Part 2

This post is a continuation of another discussion:┬áComparison of Jelly Filled Copper Cable and Optical Fiber Cable Constructions-Part 1 Optical fiber cables have clear advantages…

Comparison of Jelly Filled Copper Cable and Optical Fiber Cable Constructions-Part 1

Optical fiber cables have clear advantages over copper cables, an obvious reason why telecom operators prefer and switch to optical fiber cables to build their…