Fibre Optic Communication Devices [E-Book] / edited by Norbert Grote, Herbert Venghaus.
Grote, Norbert, (editor)
Venghaus, Herbert, (editor)
Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer, 2001
XXI, 465 p. online resource.
englisch
9783642564666
10.1007/978-3-642-56466-6
Springer Series in Photonics ; 4
Full Text
Table of Contents:
  • 1 Characteristics of Optical Communication Networks
  • 1.1 Optical Network Issues
  • 1.2 Long-Haul Networks
  • 1.3 WDM Networking
  • 1.4 Connection Patterns
  • 1.5 Optical Network Protection
  • 1.6 Optical Network Elements
  • References
  • 2 The Optical Fibre
  • 2.1 Introduction
  • 2.2 Waveguiding Properties
  • 2.3 Fibre Materials
  • 2.4 Basic Optical Properties
  • 2.5 Nonlinear Optical Properties
  • 2.6 Pulse Propagation in Optical Fibres
  • References
  • 3 Transmitters
  • 3.1 Introduction
  • 3.2 Theory
  • 3.3 Basic Design of Semiconductor Laser Structures
  • 3.4 Single-Mode Laser Structures
  • 3.5 Tunable Lasers
  • References
  • 4 Optical Photodetectors
  • 4.1 Introduction
  • 4.2 The PIN Photodiode
  • 4.3 The Avalanche Photodiode (APD)
  • 4.4 Photodiodes
  • 4.5 Photoreceivers
  • 4.6 Conclusion
  • References
  • 5 Optical Amplifiers
  • 5.1 Optical Fibre Amplifiers
  • 5.2 Semiconductor Optical Amplifiers
  • References
  • 6 Passive and Active Glass Integrated Optics Devices
  • 6.1 General Introduction
  • 6.2 Passive Power Splitters
  • 6.3 Integrated Optic Yb/Er Glass Amplifiers
  • 6.4 Integrated Optic Er/Yb Laser Oscillators
  • References
  • 7 Wavelength-Selective Devices
  • 7.1 Introduction
  • 7.2 Device Specifications
  • 7.3 Fabry-Perot Interferometer Filters
  • 7.4 Dielectric Interference Filters
  • 7.5 Fibre Gratings
  • 7.6 Grating-based Demultiplexers
  • 7.7 PHASAR-based Devices
  • 7.8 Integrated Acousto-Optical Devices in LiNbO3
  • References
  • 8 Optical Switching
  • 8.1 Introduction
  • 8.2 Applications
  • 8.3 Technologies
  • 8.4 Summary
  • References
  • 9 All-Optical Time-Division Multiplexing Technology
  • 9.1 Role of All-Optical TDM Technology
  • 9.2 Key Technologies for All-Optical TDM Systems
  • 9.3 Demonstration of OTDM and OTDM/WDM Transmission
  • References
  • 10 Optical Hybrid Integrated Circuits
  • 10.1 Introduction
  • 10.2 Key Technologies for Hybrid Integration
  • 10.3 Contributions of Hybrid Integration to Optical Communication Technology
  • 10.4 Future Prospects
  • 10.5 Summary
  • References
  • 11 Monolithic Integration
  • 11.1 Introductory Remarks
  • 11.2 Waveguides
  • 11.3 Integrated Spot-Size Converters
  • 11.4 Monolithic Laser Integration
  • 11.5 Integrated Receiver
  • 11.6 Crosstalk
  • 11.7 Current Status of Optoelectronic Integration
  • 11.8 Outlook
  • References
  • Biographical Notes.