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Fiber Optic Cables

Known as: Optical Fiber, Cable, Fiber Optic, Optic Cable, Fiber 
Thin strands of transparent material, usually glass, that are used for transmitting light waves over long distances.
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2017
Review
2017
With the oil and gas industry growing rapidly, increasing the yield and profit require advances in technology for cost-effective… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Surface plasmon resonance (SPR) is a label-free, highly-sensitive, and real-time sensing technique. Conventional SPR sensors… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Internet data traffic capacity is rapidly reaching limits imposed by optical fiber nonlinear effects. Having almost exhausted… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Article history: The optoelectronically active Received 21 June 2008 Received in revised form 30 October 2008 Accepted 3 November… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
We propose and demonstrate an efficient coupler for compact mode conversion between a fiber and a submicrometer waveguide. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
A fundamentally different type of optical waveguide structure is demonstrated, in which light is confined to the vicinity of a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
We made an all-silica optical fiber by embedding a central core in a two-dimensional photonic crystal with a micrometer-spaced… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
We report the fabrication of a new type of optical waveguide: the photonic crystal fiber. It consists of a pure silica core… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Bragg gratings have been produced in germanosilicate optical fibers by exposing the core, through the side of the cladding, to a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1965
Highly Cited
1965
Fiber optics are simply strands of flexible glass as thin as human hair that are used for telecommunications. These strands carry… Expand
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