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FOA Lecture 1: Fiber Optics & Communications

FOA Lecture 1: Fiber Optics & Communications

This is the first of a series of short lectures on fiber optics by Jim Hayes, president of the Fiber Optic Association. This lecture covers how fiber optics are used in various types of systems such as telecommunications, CATV, security and Smart Grid. Running time for the lecture is 12:21. Flash is required to view the video.


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