Undersea Fiberoptic Cable Systems: High-Tech Telecommunications Tempered by a Century of Ocean Cable Experience

The potential capacity of fiberoptic communications has been understood for 30 years; however, only with the introduction of optical amplifiers and wavelength division multiplexing (WDM), the simultaneous transmission of signals at many wavelengths, has this potential been translated into installed capacity.


This article is only available as a PDF.

>> Access the PDF

Publish Date:

Add a Comment