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Active Star Connector for Optical Fibers

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000069628D
Original Publication Date: 1978-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-21

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Hung, RY Yang, LJ [+details]

Abstract

Multiterminal optical data transmission can be enhanced through the use of an active connector element of semiconductor material that serves as a star connector, a feedback controller or a source/receiver for two-way communications.