IEC TR 62284:2003 

Effective area measurements of single-mode optical fibres - Guidance


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Applies to the methods for measuring the effective area of single mode optical fibres. Three methods of measuring effective area are found in the body of the document. The three methods are: direct far-field (DFF);variable aperture in the far-field (VAMFF); near-field (NF). The reference method, used to resolve disputes, is method A, direct far-field.

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fibre optics

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Publication typeTechnical Report
Publication date2003-01-21
Available language(s)English/French
TC/SCTC 86/SC 86A - Fibres and cablesrss
ICS33.180.10 - Fibres and cables
Stability date  2022
File size1266 KB

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