This course introduces seniors and first year graduates to the physics and design of optical fiber communication systems. The topics covered are: electromagnetic waves; optical sources including laser diodes; optical amplifiers; modulators; optical fibers; attenuation and dispersion in optical fibers; photodetectors; optical receivers; noise considerations in optical receivers; optical communication systems
Optical Fiber Communications
Old Dominion University
Electrical & Computer Engineering
Laroussi, M. (email@example.com)
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(Offered spring) Prerequisites: ECE 323.