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Photon Connection, The

Synopsis
The 1982/83 Faraday Lecture presented on behalf of the Institution of Electrical Engineers. Shows how Michael Faraday and his discovery of electromagnetic induction, with today’s understanding of the properties of light, have produced a new form of communication. Optical communication has led to developments in multiple television channels, interactive communications networks; and massive increases in the speed, flexibility and availability of telecommunication services.*
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. Standard formats. col. 33 min.
Year of production
1983
Availability
OUT OF DISTRIBUTION
Notes
For availability information, contact: Standard Telephones and Cables.
Subjects
Physics
Keywords
fibre optics; telecommunications

Production Company

Name

World Wide Pictures

Sponsor

Name

Standard Telephones and Cables

Distributor

Name

CFL Vision

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