Tag: optical fiber


Verizon: ‘We’re right on plan with our fiber build’

December 4, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Earlier this week, Verizon’s Executive VP & CTO Kyle Malady spoke with Eric Luebchow, a Wells Fargo associate analyst at the Well Fargo TMT Conference, offering an update and some insight into the carrier’s fiber plans and progress. Fiber is […]


Researchers use 3-D printing to make optical fiber preform

November 4, 2019


Researchers at two Australia universities have collaborated to develop a way to 3-D print a preform that can be drawn into silica glass optical fibers, for new types of telecommunications networks and other purposes. The partnership from the University of […]


OFC 2019 closes with focus on 800G optical links, ‘real-world’ 5G

March 14, 2019


The global optical communications community last week assembled in San Diego for the latest edition of Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition (OFC). This year’s event highlighted the market’s hot topics in a range of standing-room only business and technical […]


New wavemeter promises enhanced sensors and comms networks

March 13, 2019


A breakthrough in the measurement of laser wavelength could have an impact in applications where that parameter is critical, including optical sensors and communications networks. Researchers at the University of St Andrews have developed a device said to offer a […]