Optical Fiber Telecommunications IV

Optical Fiber Telecommunications IV : Components

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Volume IVA is devoted to progress in optical component research and development. Topics include design of optical fiber for a variety of applications, plus new materials for fiber amplifiers, modulators, optical switches, light wave devices, lasers, and high bit-rate electronics. This volume is an excellent companion to "Optical Fiber Telecommunications IVB: Systems and Impairments." (March 2002, ISBN: 0-12-3951739). It is fourth in a respected and comprehensive series. It is presented by authoritative authors from a range of organizations. It is suitable for active lightwave R&D designers, developers, purchasers, operators, students, and analysts.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 876 pages
  • 160.02 x 231.14 x 40.64mm | 1,383.45g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 4th Revised edition
  • 0123951720
  • 9780123951724

Table of contents

Table of Contents Overview Design of Optical Fibers for Communications Systems New Materials for Optical Amplifiers Advances in Erbium-Doped Amplifiers Raman Amplification in Lightwave Communication Systems Electrooptic Modulators Optical Switching in Transport Network: Applications, Requirements, Architectures, Technologies, and Solutions Applications for Optical Switch Fabrics Planar Lightwave Devices for WDM Fiber Grating Devices in High-Performance Optical Communications Systems Pump Laser Diodes Telecommunication Lasers VCSEL for Metro Communication Semiconductor Optical Amplifiers All Optical Regeneration: Principles and WDM Implementation High Bit-rate Receivers, Transmitters, and Electronics Index to Volumes IVA and IVB
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Review quote

'OFT IV belongs in every engineering and technical library, university, military or corporation. It is of high technical quality but would be understood by non-engineers with a relatively high technical knowledge base.' --E-Streams, February 2003
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