Optical Fiber Telecommunications Volume VIA, 6th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0123972353
  • ISBN-13: 9780123972354
  • DDC: 621.38275
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 794 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released July 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.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Front Matter.
Preface—Overview of OFT VI A & B.
1: Advances in Fiber Distributed-Feedback Lasers.
2: Semiconductor Photonic Integrated Circuit Transmitters and Receivers.
3: Advances in Photodetectors and Optical Receivers.
4: Fundamentals of Photonic Crystals for Telecom Applications—photonic Crystal Lasers.
5: High-Speed Polymer Optical Modulators.
6: Nanophotonic for Law-Power Switches.
7: Fibers for Short-Distance Applications.
8: Few-Mode Fiber Technology for Spatial Multiplexing.
9: Multi-Core Optical Fibers.
10: Plastic Optical Fibers and Gb/s Data Links.
11: Integrated and Hybrid Photonics for High-Perfoemance Interconnects.
12: Cmos Photonics for High Performance Interconnects.
13: Hybrid Silicon Lasers.
14: Vcsel-Based Data Links.
15: Implementation Aspects of Coherent Transmit and Receive Functions in Application-Specific Integrated Circuits.
16: All-Optical Regeneration of Phase Encoded Signals.
17: Ultra-High-Speed Optical Time Division Multiplexing.
18: Technology and Applications of Liquid Crystal on Silicon (LCoS) in Telecommunications.