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Module Serial Light Pipe

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000053938D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-12

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Greenspan, SB Moore, VS Walewski, LG Wylie, TJ [+details]

Abstract

The use of fiber optics for communication between modules eliminates interference, cross-talk and other coupling problems. Module pin count and hence cost is also reduced. Fiber-optic rods can be used to transfer information from one LSI (large-scale integration) module to another.