Essays Tagged: "fiber optics"

Fiber Optic Cable facts

'A relatively new technology with vast potential importance, fiber optics is thechanneled transmission of light through hair-thin glass fibers.'[ Less expensive ... d)[ Backbone to the Information SuperhighwayInformation (data and voice) is transmitted through the fiber digitally by the useof high speed LASERs (Light Amplification through the Simulated Emission o ... tting end convert data or voice into 'bits' of information. The information isthen sent through the fiber by the presence, or lack, of light. Computers on thereceiving end convert the light back into ...

(5 pages) 126 0 2.0 Jan/1995

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Television, a Waste of Time And Money

Edwin Belin, an English man, held the patent for the transmission of photographs by wire as well as fiber optics and radar, which demonstrated a mechanical scanning device that was an early ancestor t ...

(7 pages) 66 0 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Levels of planning at SBC

SBC was only accessible to certain regions of the United States. He then created a plan to run more fiber optics to different regions and aimed to get more customers. Mr. Whitacre's leadership of the ...

(4 pages) 162 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Liberate Technology and iTV

ct with the television set just like we do with a home computer on the Internet. With the advent of fiber optics and satellite communications, the communications industry will be able to transfer mega ...

(2 pages) 22 0 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Physics: Fiber Optics Research Paper

The Physics of the Fiber Optics & CommunicationThe Communications Industry has ever grown so much. The communicatio ... communications without wires everywhere? The easy answer to this question would be the creation of fiber optics. With the arrival of the fiber-optic network, our world has entered into a new age of c ... trands of transparent material with a high refractive index. If light it admitted at one end of the fiber, it can travel through the fiber extremely fast, with a very low loss, even if the fiber is cu ...

(6 pages) 46 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Media And Government

Today we have round-the-clock news for many different reasons. Technology has enabled us to have fiber optic cable systems. This has expanded cable television and electronic superhighways. "Fiber o ...

(5 pages) 22 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Fiber Optics for the Future

technologies become obsolete or inadequate. The breakthrough created by the manufacture of optical fibers have given birth to a new discipline: photonics, or the science of mastering light.A single o ... s broadcasting uses multiple TV and radio channels to transmit audio and visual information.Optical fiber and photonic technologies can also be used in other industrial applications. Theoretically, al ...

(5 pages) 60 0 0.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science


k of cables, poles, conduit, feeder cable, distribution cable, terminals, aerial and drop wire, and fiber optics that interconnects CO's and connects from the local CO to the home or customer. The loc ... tes being constructed in underground conduits about ever 6,000 feet. Copper wires can be changed to fiber optics, the material is unlimited, bandwidth provides greater performance, and does not corrod ...

(3 pages) 813 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

The world is Flat, Globalization, Microeconomics,Technology, outsourcing, fiber Optics, Off shoring

s have affected the world's policies, standards of living, and priorities.Before the outsourcing of fiber optics, the only way to become successful was to move to America and work. In 1951, India crea ... d a brain drain that filled up in New Delhi and emptied in Palo Alto"(105, The world is Flat). When fiber optic cables were invented in 1996(because of Netscape) Indians no longer had to come to Ameri ...

(5 pages) 76 0 0.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Globalization Questionnaire

driver to globalization. Persons are able to communicate across the world because of development in fiber optics, satellites, wireless advancement and the internet. Improvements in shipping, rail and ...

(2 pages) 132 0 3.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management