Siegmund, Walter P. Schott Fiber Optics Inc., Southbridge, Massachusetts.
Last reviewed:January 2020
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The use of fiber optics in image transmission, based on the ability of a precisely aligned bundle of optical fibers to transmit an image from one end of the bundle to the other. Each fiber transmits one element of the image so that the complete image is made up of a matrix of dots (pixels) which blend into a recognizable image like a halftone picture on a printed page.
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