Accession Number : ADD002657

Title :   Single Fiber Access Coupler.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Milton,A Fenner

Report Date : 10 Feb 1976

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : This invention makes use of focusing lens in combination with a coupler region to expand and collimate the output from a single fiber so that optical radiation may be coupled from one fiber to another and coupled off to a separate line. A mirror or mirrors may be positioned at a 45 degree angle to the axis of the optical path to couple out a fraction of the radiation to other lines.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Fiber optics, *Couplers, Data transmission systems, Optical lenses, Mirrors

Subject Categories : Fiber Optics and Integrated Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE