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OPTICS 2015

20 July 2015

Event organiser: 

Institute for Systems and Technologies of Information, Control and Communication (INSTICC)

 

OPTICS 2015, the 6th International Conference on Optical Communication Systems, aims to bring together researchers, engineers and practitioners interested in optical communication systems or the components thereof to present and discuss the latest research.

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As data demand ramps ever higher, researchers are looking to innovative amplifier designs to help transport a broader light spectrum through optical fibres, finds Andy Extance

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Duncan Ellis shares his views about the increased focus on automation from network operators, and how the physical layer has so far stubbornly resisted the move

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Switching off copper networks where fibre has been deployed is the end game, so why are so few operators doing it, wonders Pauline Rigby

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With demand for fibre to the premises increasing, Keely Portway looks at the role training plays in ensuring installation skills remain available to meet this growing demand

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