This paper reviews advances in optical time-domain reflectometry such as enlargement of dynamic range, enhancement in resolution, reduction of noise intrinsic to single-mode fibers, and increase in user friendliness of the equipment. Future optical network diagnostics are also discussed.
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||Journal of Lightwave Technology|
|Publication status||Published - 1989 Aug|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics