Due to the impact of Covid - 19 most conferences have been cancelled or being held virtually. I will be attending the upcoming UTC in Portland, Oregon August 23-27 where as a member of the UTC’s Fiber Optic Committee will attend and meet with users and suppliers.
FBA – Fiber Connect. Larry is on the FBA’s Technology Committee and is currently involved with updating the FTTx Glossary and exams,
Fiber Optic history is the focus of my bi-monthly articles in High Tech News. Currently on hold.
OTA - Look for future sessions on Fiber Optic Safety and next generation OTDRs.
Emmanuel Desurvire, Larry Johnson and Sir David Payne at OFC. Both are Tyndall winners who worked on Erbium doped fibers and amplifiers which allow for international communications over optical fibers.