Optical Electronics

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Oxford University Press, Dec 31, 1990 - Technology & Engineering - 736 pages
This classic text introduces engineering students to the first principles of major phenomena and devices of optoelectronics and optical communication technology. Yariv's first principles approach employs real-life examples and extensive problems. The text includes separate chapters on
quantum well and semiconductor lasers, as well as phase conjugation and its applications. Optical fiber amplification, signal and noise considerations in optical fiber systems, laser arrays and distributed feedback lasers all are covered extensively in major sections within chapters.

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Contents

Preface
11
Chapter 2
35
PROPAGATION OF OPTICAL BEAMS IN FIBERS
74
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Amnon Yariv, California Institute of Technology.

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