- Computing & Information Technology
- Telecommunications and remote sensing
- Communications systems protection
Communications systems protection
Parente, Michael AT&T Bell Communications Research, Morristown, New Jersey.
Last reviewed:January 2020
- Sources of disturbance
- Electrical protection
- Inductive coordination
- Solar magnetic storms
- Nuclear electromagnetic pulse
- Related Primary Literature
- Additional Reading
The protection of wire and optical communications systems equipment and service from electrical disturbances. This includes the electrical protection of lines, terminal equipment, and switching centers, and inductive coordination, or the protection against interference from nearby electric power lines.
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