Optical Fiber Telecommunications IV-A, A


Edited By

  • Ivan Kaminow, Formerly AT&T Bell Laboratories, Inc., now at University of California, Berkeley
  • Tingye Li, AT&T Laboratories (ret.), Boulder, CO, U.S.A.


Course School/dept. Semester 1. Optical Devices Electrical Engineering Senior or Grad 2. Optical Communication Systems Electrical Engineering Senior or Grad all large EE depts. in US and elsewhere teach these courses


Book information

  • Published: April 2002
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-395172-4


'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

Table of Contents

Table of Contents OverviewDesign of Optical Fibers for Communications SystemsNew Materials for Optical AmplifiersAdvances in Erbium-Doped AmplifiersRaman Amplification in Lightwave Communication SystemsElectrooptic ModulatorsOptical Switching in Transport Network: Applications, Requirements, Architectures, Technologies, and SolutionsApplications for Optical Switch FabricsPlanar Lightwave Devices for WDMFiber Grating Devices in High-Performance Optical Communications SystemsPump Laser DiodesTelecommunication LasersVCSEL for Metro CommunicationSemiconductor Optical AmplifiersAll Optical Regeneration: Principles and WDM ImplementationHigh Bit-rate Receivers, Transmitters, and ElectronicsIndex to Volumes IVA and IVB