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Bruce A Peterson, Raul Medina, Frank J Peterson: Pluggable transceiver module having rotatable release and removal lever with living hinge. Stratos Lightwave, Steven M Evans, August 6, 2002: US06430053 (95 worldwide citation)

A pluggable transceiver module having a housing with a first side and a face perpendicular to the first side, and a tab extending beyond the surface of the first side, and the tab sized to mate with a slot in a receptacle of a host device for receiving the pluggable transceiver module housing, an el ...


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Francis M Samela, Raul Medina, Joseph R Llorens: Modified contact traces for interface converter. Stratos Lightwave, Steven M Evans, David L Newman, April 24, 2001: US06220873 (68 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to an interface module, such as a Giga-Bit Interface Converter module, provided to mate within a host device chassis where, at the rear of the mounting slot, a first connector engages a host socket of the host device. According to the invention, the first connector include sequ ...


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Patrick B Gilliland, Evgueniy Anguelov: Optoelectronic transmitter with improved control circuit and laser fault latching. Stratos Lightwave, David L Newman, Steven M Evans, December 12, 2000: US06160647 (68 worldwide citation)

An optoelectronic transmitter is provided including a semiconductor laser as the active optical transmitting element. The transmitter includes first and second printed circuit boards, with the first printed circuit board having mounted thereon electronic components and circuitry for driving the opto ...


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Daniel S Poplawski, Patrick B Gilliland, James W McGinley: Removable transceiver module. Stratos Lightwave, Steven M Evans, April 22, 2003: US06551117 (54 worldwide citation)

A robust optoelectronic transceiver module which is quick, easy, and inexpensive to manufacture. The transceiver module has a main housing which consists of a circuit board having an optical subassembly mounted thereon. The module housing may be pluggable via a retention member received within the r ...


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Raul Medina: Pluggable transceiver module with extended release and removal lever. Stratos Lightwave, Steven M Evans, May 27, 2003: US06570768 (51 worldwide citation)

A pluggable transceiver module having a housing with a first side and a face perpendicular to the first side, and a tab extending above the surface of the first side sized to mate with a slot in a receptacle for the housing, a wedge slidably mounted on the first side proximate the tab, and a lever a ...


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Patrick B Gilliland, Evgueniy Anguelov: Optoelectronic transmitter having an improved power control circuit for rapidly enabling a semiconductor laser. Methode Electronics, Steven M Evans, David L Newman, August 22, 2000: US06108114 (50 worldwide citation)

An optoelectronic transmitter is provided including a laser diode. A control circuit for driving the laser diode includes a current source which provides a DC bias current to the laser diode, and the laser diode emits an optical signal having an average power determined by the magnitude of the bias ...


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Patrick B Gilliland: EMI reduction for optical subassembly. Stratos Lightwave, Steven M Evans, David L Newman, March 27, 2001: US06206582 (46 worldwide citation)

An optoelectronic transmitter module is provided for transmitting optical data signals from a host device. The module is housed within a grounded chassis of the host device and provides a reduced effective aperture therethrough. The module components include electronic circuitry mounted within the m ...


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Robert Dwarkin, Gregg Rapala: Optoelectronic interconnect module. Stratos Lightwave, Steven M Evans, September 24, 2002: US06454470 (31 worldwide citation)

An optoelectronic interconnect module comprising a housing having a first aperture on a first side of the housing for receiving an optical ferrule and a second aperture on a second side of the housing for receiving a semiconductor die. A mirror is mounted within the housing at an angle for reflectin ...


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Patrick B Gilliland, Evgueniy D Anguelov: Transceiver module having variable voltage capability. Stratos Lightwave, Steven M Evans, August 19, 2003: US06607307 (29 worldwide citation)

An optoelectronic transceiver module comprising a housing having a first opening at a first end and a second opening at a second end; a printed circuit board mounted within the housing; an electrical connector on the printed circuit board at the first end of the optoelectronic transceiver module, th ...


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Patrick B Gilliland, Luis Torres, Evgueniy Anguelov, Mike A Ward: Automatic power control and laser slope efficiency normalizing circuit. Stratos Lightwave, Steven M Evans, March 23, 2004: US06711189 (27 worldwide citation)

Automatic power control (APC) is provided by a) a variable output voltage differential receiver/driver, which receiver is responsive to data signals for generating a voltage, the laser driver output voltage amplitude being controlled by a first potentiometer on an integrated circuit generating an AC ...