Passive optical networks, or PONs, have some distinct advantages. They're efficient, in that each fiber optic strand can serve up to 32 users. PONs have a low building cost relative to active optical networks along with lower maintenance costs. Because there are few moving or electrical parts, there's simply less that can go wrong in a PON.
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The Blue Sky Podcast - Miniseries. Meet the people behind the research that could change the way we think about solving global problems. Follow four high-risk, high-reward U-M Engineering research projects.