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Interlaboratory comparison of radiation-induced attenuation in optical fibers. III. Transient exposures

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13 Author(s)
E. J. Friebele ; US Naval Res. Lab., Washington, DC, USA ; P. B. Lyons ; J. Blackburn ; H. Henschel
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For pt.II see ibid., p.967-76 (1990). A comparison made over a period of five years of the losses induced in step-index multimode, graded-index multimode, and single-mode fibers by pulsed radiation exposure by 12 laboratories is discussed. The recoveries of the incremental attenuations from 10-9 to 101 s are reported. Although a standard set of measurement parameters was attempted, differences between the laboratories are evident; possible origins for these are discussed

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Journal of Lightwave Technology  (Volume:8 ,  Issue: 6 )