Patents by Inventor Christopher Shawn Davis

Christopher Shawn Davis has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 6671441
    Abstract: Embodiments of the invention include an optical communication system having an optical cable with an improved configuration for multi-fiber arrangements. In particular, the invention is embodied in an optical communication system including an optical cable having an improved dry filling compound for protecting and maintaining multi-fiber arrangements therein and yet enabling relatively easy access thereto. The system includes a source of optical energy, an optical cable coupled to the source for transmitting optical energy from the source, and a receiver coupled to the optical cable for receiving optical energy from the source. The optical cable includes at least one multi-fiber unit tube having therein a plurality of optical fibers such as individual fibers or one or more fiber ribbons, and a dry filling compound formed around the at least one multi-fiber unit tube.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 22, 2000
    Date of Patent: December 30, 2003
    Assignee: Fitel USA Corp.
    Inventors: Luis M Bocanegra, Christopher Shawn Davis, Harold P Debban, Jr., Clyde Jefferson Lever, Jr., Peter A Weimann