Fiber-optic communication
Engineering Apps - Jan 13, 2017


The app is a complete free handbook of Lasers and Fiberoptics which covers important topics, notes, materials, news & blogs on the course. Download the App as a reference material & digital book for communication engineering programs & degree courses.
This useful App lists 225 topics with detailed notes, diagrams, equations, formulas & course material, the topics are listed in 5 chapters. The app is must have for all the engineering science students & professionals.
The app provides quick revision and reference to the important topics like a detailed flash card notes, it makes it easy & useful for the student or a professional to cover the course syllabus quickly before an exams or interview for jobs.
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Some of the topics Covered in the app are:
1. Historical development
2. Optical fiber communication system
3. Advantages of optical fiber communication
4. Ray Model
5. Attenuation
6. Carrier recombination:
7. Absorption
8. Linear scattering losses
9. Nonlinear scattering losses
10. Fiber bend loss
11. Dispersion
12. Overall fiber dispersion
13. Dispersion-modified single-mode fibers
14. Polarization
15. Nonlinear effects
16. Soliton propagation
17. Optical fiber splices
18. Optical connectors
19. Cylindrical ferrule connectors
20. Duplex and multiple-fiber connectors
21. Expanded beam connectors
22. GRIN-rod lenses
23. Fiber couplers
24. Three- and four-port couplers
25. Star couplers
26. Wavelength division multiplexing couplers
27. Optical isolators and circulators
28. Optical spectral filters
29. Wavelength Interference filter de-multiplexers
30. GRIN-rod lensed band-pass de-multiplexer
31. Interaction length
32. Fiber Bragg grating (FBG)
33. Arrayed waveguide grating (AWG)
34. "Constructive interference "
35. Optical add/drop wavelength multiplexer using FBG
36. Optical Source
37. Laser action- General principles
38. The Einstein relations
39. Population inversion
40. Optical feedback and laser oscillation
41. Threshold condition for laser oscillation
42. Optical emission from semiconductors
43. Spontaneous emission
44. Other radiative recombination processes
45. Stimulated emission
46. Heterojunctions
47. The semiconductor injection laser
48. Stripe geometry of Injection laser
49. Laser modes in injection laser
50. Single-mode operation of the Injection laser
51. Gain-guided lasers
52. Index-guided lasers
53. Quantum-well lasers
54. Quantum-dot laser
55. Single-frequency injection lasers
56. Injection laser characteristics
57. Injection laser to fiber coupling
58. The Nd: YAG laser
59. Glass fiber lasers
60. Mid-infrared and far-infrared lasers
61. Long external cavity lasers
62. Fiber lasers
63. Integrated external cavity lasers
64. LED as Optical Source
65. LED power and efficiency
66. LED structures
67. LED characteristics
68. Optical detectors
69. Optical detection principles
70. P-N-Photodiodes
71. Absorption
72. Direct and indirect absorption: silicon and germanium
73. The PIN photodiode
74. Traveling-wave photodiodes
75. Unitraveling carrier (UTC) photodiode
76. Resonant cavity enhanced photodiode
77. Noise in PIN Photodiode
Each topic is complete with diagrams, equations and other forms of graphical representations for better learning and quick understanding.
Fiber-optic or Lasers and Fiberoptics is part of engineering education courses and technology degree programs of various universities.

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