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Technician's Guide to Fiber Optics, 4E Hardcover – 1 Dec 2003

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  • Hardcover: 384 pages
  • Publisher: CENGAGE Delmar Learning; 4 edition (1 Dec. 2003)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1401812708
  • ISBN-13: 978-1401812706
  • Product Dimensions: 19 x 1.9 x 23.5 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.8 out of 5 stars 4 customer reviews
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PART ONE: The Communications Revolution.Information Transmission.Fiber Optics as a Communications Medium: Its Advantages.Light. PART TWO: The Optical Fiber.Fiber Characteristics.Fiber-Optic Cables.Sources.Detectors.Transmitters and Receivers.Connectors and Splices.Wavelength-Management Devices. PART THREE: The Fiber-Optic Link.Fiber Optic Cable Installation and Hardware.Fiber-Optic systems: Enterprise (Premises).Fiber-Optic Systems: Telecommunications and Broadband.Introduction to Test Equipment

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Mr. Chartrand holds a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from Queen¿s university in Kingston Ontario. He has been teaching digital courses for 20 years at Niagara College in Welland , Ontario. Mr. Chartrand has made industry contributions with various designs including interfacing an infrared camera to a PC, creating a digital circuit board used as a PC training system, and designing a control pendant for an air-filled medical bed. He also worked as a plant engineer for General Motors.


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