Optical Fiber Telecommunications Volume VIB, 6th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 012397237X
  • ISBN-13: 9780123972378
  • DDC: 621.38275
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 1148 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Optical Fiber Telecommunications VI (A&B) is the sixth in a series that has chronicled the progress in the R&D of lightwave communications since the early 1970s. Written by active authorities from academia and industry, this edition brings a fresh look to many essential topics, including devices, subsystems, systems and networks. A central theme is the enabling of high-bandwidth communications in a cost-effective manner for the development of customer applications. These volumes are an ideal reference for R&D engineers and managers, optical systems implementers, university researchers and students, network operators, and investors. Volume A is devoted to components and subsystems, including photonic integrated circuits, multicore and few-mode fibers, photonic crystals, silicon photonics, signal processing, and optical interconnections. Volume B is devoted to systems and networks, including advanced modulation formats, coherent detection, Tb/s channels, space-division multiplexing, reconfigurable networks, broadband access, undersea cable, satellite communications, and microwave photonics.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title page.
Title Page.
Dedication 2.
Preface—Overview of OFT VI A & B.
Fiber Nonlinearity and Capacity: Single-Mode and Multimode Fibers.
Commercial 100-Gbit/s Coherent Transmission Systems.
Advances in Tb/s Superchannels.
Optical Satellite Communications.
Digital Signal Processing (DSP) and Its Application in Optical Communication Systems.
Advanced Coding for Optical Communications.
Extremely Higher-Order Modulation Formats.
Multicarrier Optical Transmission.
Optical OFDM and Nyquist Multiplexing.
Spatial Multiplexing Using Multiple-Input Multiple-Output Signal Processing.
Mode Coupling and Its Impact on Spatially Multiplexed Systems.
Multimode Communications Using Orbital Angular Momentum.
Transmission Systems Using Multicore Fibers.
Elastic Optical Networking.
ROADM-Node Architectures for Reconfigurable Photonic Networks.
Convergence of IP and Optical Networking.
Energy-Efficient Telecommunications.
Advancements in Metro Regional and Core Transport Network Architectures for the Next-Generation Internet.
Novel Architectures for Streaming/Routing in Optical Networks.
Recent Advances in High-Frequency (>10 GHz) Microwave Photonic Links.
Advances in 1–100 GHz Microwave Photonics: All-Band Optical Wireless Access Networks Using Radio Over Fiber Technologies.
PONs: State of the Art and Standardized.
Wavelength-Division-Multiplexed Passive Optical Networks (WDM PONs).
FTTX Worldwide Deployment.
Modern Undersea Transmission Technology.