SHORT COURSE ANNOUNCEMENT - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
San Jose, California (July 12, 2002) - Silicon Valley Photonics and
UC Berkeley Extension will offer the following short course:
Title: "The ABCs of Fiber Optic Technology: Fundamentals & Devices"
Date: October 7 and October 8, 2002
Time: 9AM - 4PM
Location: UC Berkeley Extension Downtown Center, 425 Market Street, San
To Enroll: (510) 642-4151, firstname.lastname@example.org, or
About the Course
This two-day course introducing the fundamentals of optical fiber and
fiber-optic devices is intended to demystify this technology for
non-technical as well as technical individuals. Attendees will gain an
understanding of the essential concepts and terminology of fiber optic
technology including: how it works, how it's manufactured, key players,
combining photonic devices to make larger systems, and the practical
Tel: +1 (408) 437-9292
Fax: +1 (408) 437-2489
About Silicon Valley Photonics, Ltd.
Silicon Valley Photonics Ltd. is a training and consulting firm in
advanced optical technology and technical marketing, with over 20
years of experience in the optical industry. Areas of expertise include
gigabit/second fiber optic communication, module design, packaging,
switching, metrology, radiation effects, mass storage, microlithography,
integrated optics, polarization-preserving fiber devices, and sensors.
About U. C. Berkeley Extension
UC Berkeley Extension is one of the oldest and largest continuing education
programs in the United States. Each year nearly 60,000 students - from the
Bay Area, across the nation, and around the world - enroll at UC Berkeley
Extension to further their careers and enhance their professional
development. UC Berkeley Extension offers a convenient number of options,
including online courses, and corporate and community partnerships.
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