fibre optics


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fibre optics

the transmission of information modulated on light carried down very thin flexible fibres of glass
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fibre optics

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The international standard for inspection and cleaning fibre optic connectors, IEC 61300-335, was developed to guide the industry on the types of contaminants found on ferrule end-faces and how to clean them effectively.
The simplest example is that we signed a partnership agreement with a foreign company to manufacture fibre optics in Egypt and we will, in that way, absorb new foreign direct investments.
Hang Tung Resources is the second largest company in China in the field of manufacturing fibre optics and the fourth biggest company globally in terms of market share.
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As the need for more sophisticated fibre optics develops, AFL remains on the leading edge in the customisation of cables using different alloys and outer encapsulations.
In developing the necessary infrastructure to develop Smart Home or Smart Communities, fibre optics or structure wiring will most likely come into play.
The Swedish venture capital company InnovationsKapital is investing SEK6m in Pangea Fiber Optics, a Swedish fibre optics start-up.
Combining craft skills and fibre optic technology, this dazzling installation forms part of a major sculpture exhibition in Paris.