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Communications

  • Winston E. Kock
Part of the Optical Physics and Engineering book series (OPEG)

Abstract

Lasers have been widely used in the field of communications. In this chapter we will discuss some of these applications.

Keywords

Coaxial Cable Optical Communication System Lithium Tantalate Laser Communication Bell Telephone Laboratory 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1975

Authors and Affiliations

  • Winston E. Kock
    • 1
  1. 1.The Herman Schneider Laboratory of Basic and Applied Science ResearchUniversity of CincinnatiCincinnatiUSA

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