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Synonyms for dispersion

the passing out or spreading about of something

Synonyms for dispersion

spreading widely or driving off

the spatial or geographic property of being scattered about over a range, area, or volume

the act of dispersing or diffusing something

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0 dB (maximum) for 40-km transmissions that use dispersion-shifted fiber, along with an input impedance of 50 ohms.
LEAF fiber, the world's most advanced non-zero dispersion-shifted fiber (NZ-DSF), has a larger effective area to allow higher levels of power to be transmitted through the fiber than standard NZ-DSFs, minimizing the non-linear effects that degrade system performance.
Pirelli's MWSDS system will be of particular interest to customers who deployed dispersion-shifted fiber several years ago and now find themselves with a constrained network," Neal Stoker, director of marketing for PC&SNA's Telecom Systems Division, said.
This will be the first installation of LEAF fiber or any non-zero dispersion-shifted fiber (NZ-DSF) in Vietnam.
Compared to dispersion-shifted fiber, TrueWave fiber carry many more wavelengths simultaneously without the wavelengths interfering with one another.
The work will initially focus on the use of Corning's LEAF(R) fiber, the world's leading non-zero dispersion-shifted fiber (NZ-DSF) with Lucent Technologies new LambdaXtreme(TM) Transport, a dense wave division multiplexing (DWDM) ultra long-haul and ultra high-capacity system.
The new dispersion-shifted fiber, manufactured by Corning, will give MCI the capability to combine several high-speed transmission channels of 10 gigabits (10 billion bits of information per second) on a single fiber optic strand as thin as a human hair.
24 dB/km, enabling emerging L-band technology and providing the best specification at this wavelength of any low water peak fiber or non-zero dispersion-shifted fiber (NZ-DSF) in the industry.