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Optical Parts and Optical Communication

  • The Ceramic Society of Japan
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Abstract

Japanese companies have achieved world-class optical lens technology that is key to develop components used in digital cameras and mobile phones, and precise optical parts that enable internet optical communication. These companies hold a considerable worldwide share of the products incorporating these technologies. This field will continue to remain important for the near future, and Japan is expected to lead the world within it. In this section, typical glass and ceramic materials that are used in optical parts and optical communication are introduced.

Keywords

Optical Fiber Optical Communication Wavelength Division Multiplex Optical Communication System Erbium Dope Fiber Amplifier 
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© Springer Japan 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.TokyoJapan

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