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High Density Fiber-Optic Transducer Modules

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000054775D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-13

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Noel, EE Redmond, RJ [+details]

Abstract

This article describes an optical fiber transmission system which has a plurality of fiber-optic links interconnecting a pair of transceivers. Each transceiver comprises a ceramic substrate with optic bulkhead affixed thereto, on which there is mounted a plurality of photoelectric transducers. An amplifier device is coupled to each of the photoelectric transducers.