Patents by Inventor Wolfgang Bludau

Wolfgang Bludau 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: 4456330
    Abstract: An optical coupling system (3) for coupling an optical fiber (2) to a laser is provided which consists of a homogeneous glass rod (3), e.g. a piece of a stripped plastic clad silica fiber. This piece is welded to the fiber and cut to a definite length (y+2/3r). The free end (7) is rounded by heat treatment. The length ranging from (y+2/3r) to (y+r) of the optical coupling system is greater than the fiber diameter.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 18, 1982
    Date of Patent: June 26, 1984
    Assignee: International Standard Electric Corporation
    Inventor: Wolfgang Bludau