Guided-Wave Photonics by A. Bruce Buckman

Guided-Wave Photonics

byA. Bruce Buckman

Hardcover | November 1, 1993

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This comprehensive text combines fiber and integrated optics material in a one-semester text for seniors. The text is specific in its coverage of fiber optics, with physical insight into the development of ray-optic and wave-field description of waveguiding. Students will benefit from areview of the required math and electromagnetic background in Chapter 1. Sections on the latest applications such as fiber optic sensors, optical amplifiers, and optical interconnects are included.

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A. Bruce Buckman is at University of Texas at Austin.

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Title:Guided-Wave PhotonicsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:384 pages, 9.57 × 6.61 × 0.83 inPublished:November 1, 1993Publisher:Oxford University Press

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ISBN - 10:0030333547

ISBN - 13:9780030333545

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Table of Contents

1. Electromagnetics Essentials2. Waveguide Theory and Fabrication3. The Optical Fiber4. Guided-Wave Communications Principles5. Mode Coupling6. Passive Guided-Wave Devices7. Guided-Wave Modulators, Switches, and Information-Processing8. Guided-Wave Sources, Amplifiers, and Detectors9. Guided-Wave Optical SensorsAppendix: Software Description and UseIndex