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Fiber Optic Data Distribution

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000055738D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-13

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Stigdon, HR [+details]

Abstract

A single encoded or modulated light source is output to randomly selected fiber-optic paths and is either visually displayed or detected by a matrix of phototransistors for further signal distribution and processing.