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  1. Timbercon Begins AS9145 To Support Zero Defects Implementation

    Timbercon, a leading USA-based fiber optic solutions provider, announced that the company has started to implement Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) and Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) per AS9145 standards throughout all projects and builds, as part of their strategy to get to Zero Defects

  2. Fiber Optic Sensor Measures Tiny Magnetic Fields

    Researchers have developed a light-based technique for measuring very weak magnetic fields, such as those produced when neurons fire in the brain.

  3. Compact Fiber Laser May Enable Wearable Tech And Better Endoscopes

    By creating a new twist on fiber optic sensors, researchers in China have developed a smart, flexible photoacoustic imaging technique that may have potential applications in wearable devices, instrumentation and medical diagnostics.

  4. EMCORE Awarded Long-Term Contract By Raytheon To Supply High-Performance Fiber Optic Gyroscopes For Optical Targeting Systems

    EMCORE Corporation (NASDAQ: EMKR), a leading provider of advanced Mixed-Signal Optics products that provide the foundation for today’s high-speed communication network infrastructures and leading-edge defense systems, announced today that it has been awarded a long-term contract valued at over $18 million over a 4-year period to supply high-performance Fiber Optic Gyroscope (FOG) modules to Raytheon for use in airborne optical targeting systems

  5. 400G BiDi MSA Group Releases Initial Optical Specification

    The 400G Bidirectional (BiDi) Multi-Source Agreement (MSA) Group today announced the publication of release 1.0 of its 400G-BD4.2 Specification for a 400 Gb/s optical interface over 100 meters of multimode fiber

  6. Legrand Forms Strategic Partnership With Integra Optics

    Legrand, the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures, announced today it has formed a strategic partnership with Integra Optics, a global provider of carrier-grade fiber optics components. The relationship leverages both companies' strengths to offer a complete line of transceiver and direct attach cables under the Legrand powered by Integra name

  7. DVIGear Adds DVI AOC To HyperLight Cable Series

    DVIGear, a leading manufacturer of digital connectivity products, has introduced DVI cables to its HyperLight® Series – a new generation of advanced Active Optical Cables (AOC)

  8. Better Flexibility And Economics With Tellabs Optical LAN Multimode Fiber Option

    Tellabs, the leading provider of Passive Optical LAN (POL) solutions, is introducing new Tellabs FlexSym singlemode fiber to multimode fiber 2x8 and 2x32 splitters.

  9. Support Higher Bandwidths With Tripp Lite’s Next-Gen OM5 Fiber Cable

    Tripp Lite, a world-leading manufacturer of power protection and connectivity solutions, has introduced OM5 Multimode Fiber Patch Cable to support new standards for 40/100 Gb Ethernet applications

  10. nLIGHT Announces Corona, A Breakthrough Fiber Laser With Programmable Beam Quality

    nLIGHT®, Inc. (NASDAQ: LASR), a global leader in industrial fiber lasers, today announced the introduction of Corona™, a breakthrough fiber laser with programmable beam quality.