Fiber optic communication in borehole applications

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The Telemetry Technology Development Department have, in support of the Advanced Geophysical Technology Department and the Oil Recovery Technology Partnership, developed a fiber optic communication capability for use in borehole applications. This environment requires the use of packaging and component technologies to operate at high temperature (up to 175{degrees}C) and survive rugged handling. Fiber optic wireline technology has been developed by The Rochester Corporation under contract to Sandia National Labs and produced a very rugged, versatile wireline cable. This development has utilized commercial fiber optic component technologies and demonstrated their utility in extreme operating environments.

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Franco, R.J. & Morgan, J.R. April 1, 1997.

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    Publisher Info: Sandia National Labs., Albuquerque, NM (United States)
    Place of Publication: Albuquerque, New Mexico

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The Telemetry Technology Development Department have, in support of the Advanced Geophysical Technology Department and the Oil Recovery Technology Partnership, developed a fiber optic communication capability for use in borehole applications. This environment requires the use of packaging and component technologies to operate at high temperature (up to 175{degrees}C) and survive rugged handling. Fiber optic wireline technology has been developed by The Rochester Corporation under contract to Sandia National Labs and produced a very rugged, versatile wireline cable. This development has utilized commercial fiber optic component technologies and demonstrated their utility in extreme operating environments.

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52 p.

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OSTI as DE97005341

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  • Other Information: PBD: Apr 1997

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  • Other: DE97005341
  • Report No.: SAND--97-0881
  • Grant Number: AC04-94AL85000
  • DOI: 10.2172/469191 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 469191
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc679760

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Franco, R.J. & Morgan, J.R. Fiber optic communication in borehole applications, report, April 1, 1997; Albuquerque, New Mexico. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc679760/: accessed December 14, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.