B&W Fiberglass News

Where Glass Fiber is Found in Your Smartphone

Posted by Craig Barry on Apr 13, 2018 9:04:00 AM


Today’s smartphones are incredibly complex. More than the sum of their parts, these devices power wide-ranging computational processes and contain tens of thousands of individual parts. Every element of the modern smartphone has been considered (and reconsidered) for its performance, cost effectiveness, and versatility.

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Topics: Uses of Fiberglass, Glass Fiber Manufacturer, Fiberglass, Glass Fiber

How Glass Fiber is Revolutionizing Telecom

Posted by Craig Barry on Apr 4, 2018 9:04:00 AM


Glass fiber is the foundation of modern fiber optic technology. Traditionally made from silica, glass optical fibers offer very consistent transmission across a variety of wavelengths and can be used over vast distances. They have changed the face of communications.

How has this relatively recent advancement in materials science revolutionized the telecommunications industry? Let’s take a look at the technology behind today’s connected world.

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Topics: Telecom, Glass Fiber