Accession Number : ADD009543

Title :   Thermal Hardened Fiber Optic Cables.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Baba,Anthony J ; Share,Stewart

Report Date : 08 Dec 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : Fiber optic cables suitable for use in nuclear radiation environments are disclosed which comprise a protective shield of low absorptance material which reflects thermal radiation. The shield is composed of layers of aluminum and Teflon. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Fiber optics transmission lines, *Radiation hardening, *Nuclear radiation, *Thermal radiation, Layers, Aluminum, Tetrafluoroethylene resins, Inventions, Radiation shielding, Reflection

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE