Optical networks to span the globe

Nick Doran, Ian Bennion

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Abstract

The world's communications infrastructure is poised to undergo a revolution. Networks that send light pulses through optical fibres and optical amplifiers will change the way in which we communicate across the planet.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)35-40
Number of pages6
JournalPhysics World
Volume9
Issue number11
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 1996

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Keywords

  • communications infrastructure
  • networks
  • light pulses
  • optical fibres
  • optical amplifiers

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Doran, Nick ; Bennion, Ian. / Optical networks to span the globe. In: Physics World. 1996 ; Vol. 9, No. 11. pp. 35-40.
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In: Physics World, Vol. 9, No. 11, 11.1996, p. 35-40.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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