Structural Design of Optical-Fiber Fanout Connector for Fiber-Ribbon Cable Termination

Shinji NAGASAWA  Norio KASHIMA  

Publication
IEICE TRANSACTIONS (1976-1990)   Vol.E70   No.4   pp.276-277
Publication Date: 1987/04/25
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Print ISSN: 0000-0000
Type of Manuscript: Special Section LETTER (Special Issue: Papers from 1987 National Convention IEICE)
Category: Optoelectronics
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Summary: 
This letter describes structural design of a ribbon-to-single-fiber fanout connector. Considering bending strain and bending loss applied to the fibers for fanout, the relationship between the number fibers in the ribbon and the minimum length for fanout has been clarified.