White Paper: Splice Loss Estimation with the Fujikura 41S Fusion Splicer

May 23, 2019 Lucas Mays

This white paper will introduce the larger categories of splice loss estimation methods and applications to better explain in context how the Fujikura's 41S fusion splicer estimation technique falls within the spectrum.

About the Author

Lucas Mays

Lucas Mays is an Applications Engineer for field fusion splicers and accessories at AFL. He has previous optics industry experience both in the field as a splicer/installer and as an engineer working in R&D and product development. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Physics from the University of Louisville where he focused in optical sciences, driving his enthusiasm for his work at AFL.

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