GB2162336B - Bi-directional optical fibre coupler - Google Patents

Bi-directional optical fibre coupler

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Publication number
GB2162336B
GB2162336B GB08419007A GB8419007A GB2162336B GB 2162336 B GB2162336 B GB 2162336B GB 08419007 A GB08419007 A GB 08419007A GB 8419007 A GB8419007 A GB 8419007A GB 2162336 B GB2162336 B GB 2162336B
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Prior art keywords
optical fibre
directional optical
fibre coupler
coupler
directional
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Expired
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GB08419007A
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GB8419007D0 (en
Inventor
Harold Roberts
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MAGNETIC CONTROLS Co
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MAGNETIC CONTROLS Co
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    • GPHYSICS
    • G02OPTICS
    • G02BOPTICAL ELEMENTS, SYSTEMS, OR APPARATUS
    • G02B6/00Light guides
    • G02B6/24Coupling light guides
    • G02B6/42Coupling light guides with opto-electronic elements
    • G02B6/4201Packages, e.g. shape, construction, internal or external details
    • G02B6/4204Packages, e.g. shape, construction, internal or external details the coupling comprising intermediate optical elements, e.g. lenses, holograms
    • GPHYSICS
    • G02OPTICS
    • G02BOPTICAL ELEMENTS, SYSTEMS, OR APPARATUS
    • G02B6/00Light guides
    • G02B6/24Coupling light guides
    • G02B6/26Optical coupling means
    • G02B6/28Optical coupling means having data bus means, i.e. plural waveguides interconnected and providing an inherently bidirectional system by mixing and splitting signals
    • G02B6/2804Optical coupling means having data bus means, i.e. plural waveguides interconnected and providing an inherently bidirectional system by mixing and splitting signals forming multipart couplers without wavelength selective elements, e.g. "T" couplers, star couplers
    • G02B6/2817Optical coupling means having data bus means, i.e. plural waveguides interconnected and providing an inherently bidirectional system by mixing and splitting signals forming multipart couplers without wavelength selective elements, e.g. "T" couplers, star couplers using reflective elements to split or combine optical signals
    • GPHYSICS
    • G02OPTICS
    • G02BOPTICAL ELEMENTS, SYSTEMS, OR APPARATUS
    • G02B6/00Light guides
    • G02B6/24Coupling light guides
    • G02B6/26Optical coupling means
    • G02B6/30Optical coupling means for use between fibre and thin-film device
    • GPHYSICS
    • G02OPTICS
    • G02BOPTICAL ELEMENTS, SYSTEMS, OR APPARATUS
    • G02B6/00Light guides
    • G02B6/24Coupling light guides
    • G02B6/42Coupling light guides with opto-electronic elements
    • G02B6/4201Packages, e.g. shape, construction, internal or external details
    • G02B6/4246Bidirectionally operating package structures
GB08419007A 1984-07-25 1984-07-25 Bi-directional optical fibre coupler Expired GB2162336B (en)

Priority Applications (1)

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GB08419007A GB2162336B (en) 1984-07-25 1984-07-25 Bi-directional optical fibre coupler

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GB08419007A GB2162336B (en) 1984-07-25 1984-07-25 Bi-directional optical fibre coupler

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GB8419007D0 GB8419007D0 (en) 1984-08-30
GB2162336A GB2162336A (en) 1986-01-29
GB2162336B true GB2162336B (en) 1988-07-13

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Legal Events

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732 Registration of transactions, instruments or events in the register (sect. 32/1977)
732 Registration of transactions, instruments or events in the register (sect. 32/1977)
PCNP Patent ceased through non-payment of renewal fee