lightwave system

lightwave system

A device that transmits light pulses over optical fibers at extremely high speeds (Gbits/sec range). Many intercity telephone trunks have been converted to lightwave systems.
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LTW Technologies is evaluating other indications for the LIGHTWAVE system with plans on seeking clearance in the near future.
Belden cables meet multiple telecom needs: DSX to multiplexer, DSX to lightwave system, digital radio to multiplexer, and between patch panels, transmitters, receivers, and telephone switches.
The development of a single-channel soliton lightwave system is discussed with an emphasis on the principles of soliton wave propagation, amplification, system design and performance degradation issues.
Rockwell's ROC-3 Sonet lightwave system operates at 155.
An experimental lightwave system has been built that can transmit one billion bits of information (the equivalent of 20 digital TV channels, 14,000 telephone conversations or 100 average novels) each second.
A fiber-optic digital lightwave system has been installed by Pacific Bell, linking all elements of the communications network, including radio paging and international telex services.
MARCUSE,"Derivation of analytical expression for the bit-error probability in lightwave systems with optical amplifiers", Journal of Lightwave Technology,vol 8, pp.
Christopher Willcox, founder, CEO and president of LightWave Systems, Carpinteria, CA, started out as a professional guitarist, himself, making the circuit of Philadelphia-NJ-New York City nightclubs and college campuses.
Although the bulk of this work is classified, essentially it consists of variants in the use of microwave technology to modulate lightwave systems.
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