Product News: Test & Measuring Instruments
Polarimeter Device meets Telcordia GR-468 qualification.
Press Release Summary:
March 10, 2011 - Suited for telecommunications, sensors, and test and measurement applications in fiber optics industry, Model IPLM measures full polarization state, or Stokes vector. Hermetically packaged, in-line polarimeter provides less than 0.8 dB insertion loss and less than 0.15 dB polarization dependent loss, facilitating integration of polarimetric devices in both new and existing applications.
Original Press Release
OFS Announces Commercial Availabiity Of High-Speed, Compact Polarimeter Device
Press release date: March 8, 2011
OFS is a world-leading designer, manufacturer and provider of optical fiber, optical fiber cable, FTTX, optical connectivity and specialty photonics products. Our manufacturing and research divisions work together to provide innovative products and solutions that traverse many different applications as they link people and machines worldwide. Between continents, between cities, around neighborhoods, and into homes and businesses of digital consumers we provide the right optical fiber, optical cable and components for efficient, cost-effective transmission. OFS' corporate lineage dates back to 1876 and includes technology powerhouses such as AT&T (NYSE: T) and Lucent Technologies (now Alcatel-Lucent, NYSE: ALU). Today, OFS is owned by Furukawa Electric, a multi-billion dollar global leader in optical communications. Headquartered in Norcross (near Atlanta) Georgia, U.S., OFS is a global provider with facilities in Avon, Connecticut; Carrollton, Georgia; Somerset, New Jersey; and Sturbridge, Massachusetts, as well as in Denmark, Germany and Russia. For more information, please visit www.specialtyphotonics.com. PR Contact: Sherry Salyer
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