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equilibrium length
For a specific excitation condition, the length of multimode optical fiber necessary to attain equilibrium mode distribution. Note: Equilibrium length is sometimes used to refer to the longest such length, as would result from a worst-case, but undefined, excitation. Synonyms equilibrium coupling length, equilibrium mode distribution length.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 
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