145th AES CONVENTION Networked Audio Track Event NA04: AV Fiber Optic Connectors, Selection, and Terminations

AES New York 2018
Networked Audio Track Event NA04

Thursday, October 18, 3:00 pm — 4:00 pm (1E10)


Networked Audio: NA04 - AV Fiber Optic Connectors, Selection, and Terminations

Ronald Ajemian, Owl Fiber Optics - Flushing, NY, USA; Institute of Audio Research - New York, NY, USA

Now that AV is rapidly increasing in its deployment of fiber optic technology, a need to better understand how fiber optic connectors can affect the signals in a AV system. This workshop is designed to introduce and educate the design engineer, technician, user or student how to select and terminate a fiber optic connector. Examples of popular fiber optic connector types will be discussed with a live or video demonstration on how to terminate a popular fiber optic connector.
• What is a fiber optic connector (FOC)?
• Why use a FOC?
• Which FOC is best for my application?
• How easy is it to put/terminate a FOC together?

AES Technical Council This session is presented in association with the AES Technical Committee on Fiber Optics for Audio

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