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Accession Number AVA17945-VNB1
Title From Metaphor to Messenger: Nist and the Lightwave Revolution.
Publication Date 1994
Media Count 1AV-VHS 1/2 inch - 1 cassette
Personal Author N/A
Abstract This videotape 'lab report' describes NIST research in lightwave technology which deals with the transfer of information by fiber-optic systems, one of the key competitive fields in today's telecommunications market. Also discussed in the economic benefit ...
Keywords Fiber optics
Lightwaves
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Research
Telecommunications
Video tapes
 
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Source Agency National Institute of Standards and Technology - Audiovisual
NTIS Subject Category 46C - Optics & Lasers
49E - Optoelectronic Devices & Systems
Corporate Author National Inst. of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD.
Document Type Audiovisual
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 0003
Contract Number N/A

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