May
12
2017
Difference between Laser’s and LED’s in Optical Transmission. DFB and FP laser diodes.
LASERs (also known as laser diodes or LD) and LEDs (light emitting diode) have different characteristics in the way in which they emit light. While a LASER emits converged light, the output of an LED
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Apr
06
2017
Optical Fiber Classification
In our previous articles, we have discussed the extensive use of FOCs in building and enhancing newer and innovative convergent telecommu
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Apr
05
2017
Main Parameters of an Optical Fiber
Dimensions of an optical fiber   The width and length of an optical fiber are actually very important as it c
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Mar
28
2017
Optical Transmission Wavelengths or Windows
In the early days of fiber optic communication the LED was employed as a light source. The LED’s mostly operated at the 780 nm or the 850 nm wavelength. This region is referred to as the first
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Apr
26
2016
Tips on Choosing Correct Fiber Optic Cable
In addition to fiber mode, tubing type, and indoor/outdoor applications, one should be aware of some other specifications - core/cladding size, number of optical fibers, LAN/WAN applications. When
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