Accession Number : ADD004456

Title :   Method of Treating Optical Waveguide Fibers.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Di Vita,Sam ; Vig,John R

Report Date : 07 Jun 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : Optical waveguide fibers are cleaned by a dry method involving irradiating the fibers in an oxygen-containing environment with shortwave ultraviolet light. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Fiber optics, *Optical waveguides, *Cleaning, *Ultraviolet radiation, *Patents, Oxygen

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Fiber Optics and Integrated Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE