Fiber Classifications


View both PowerPoint presentations and proceed to develop your questions. Note have questions done by the weekend so you can respond to 2 other student questions by end of day Tuesday the following week! Click on the Discussion button near the top right side of the page.

Example questions and topics
What are the differences between Multimode Fiber and Single Mode Fiber?
      • Physical make up
      • Core, Cladding, Buffer
      • Operating wavelegnths - how they relate to frequency
      • Single Mode Versus Multimode installations
  • Transmission speeds
  • Where are the two types, Single Mode Versus Multimode, used?
  • How does Wave Division Multiplexing increase bandwidth?

Remember to post your question of the day! ( 5 points)
Answer two of your fellow classmates questions by midnight before the next class!!! ( 10 points)