An Introduction to Fiber Optics by Ajoy Ghatak,K. Thyagarajan

By Ajoy Ghatak,K. Thyagarajan

contemporary advances within the improvement of low-loss optical fibers have revolutionized the sector of telecommunications, and fiber-based networks shape a key a part of overseas communications platforms. This publication introduces the actual rules of optical fibers, and info their use in sensor know-how and sleek optical verbal exchange structures. The authors start by means of starting up the fundamental propagation features of unmarried mode and multimode optical fibers. In later chapters they conceal optical assets, optical detectors, and fiber-optic conversation process layout. in addition they deal with a wide selection of similar issues similar to doped fiber amplifiers, dispersion reimbursement, fiber sensors, and size ideas for the characterization of optical fibers. during the booklet, actual and engineering points of the topic are interwoven, and lots of labored examples and workouts are integrated. it is going to be an incredible textbook for undergraduate or graduate scholars taking classes in optical fiber communications, photonics, or optoelectronics.

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