Optical Fiber Communication

Telecast to Silicon Valley Center

Textbook

S. O. Kasap, "Optoelectronics and Photonics Principles and Practices", Prentice Hall (Required)

Fiber-Optic Communication Systems, by Govind P. Agrawal (Recommended)

References

B.E.A. Saleh and M. C. Teich, "Fundamentals of Photonics"

G. Keiser, "Optical Fiber Communications," McGraw-Hill.

K. Iizuka, "Elements of Photonics," Volume II, Wiley (2002).

Joseph C. Palais, "Fiber Optic Communications"

John Silson and John Hawkes, "Optoelectronics"

E. Hecht, "Optics"

Interesting Web Sites

http://ee-ucsc.bookrenter.com/ (for book rentals)

http://www.opticsforkids.org/

http://www.opticsforteens.org/

http://jas2.eng.buffalo.edu/applets/

Instructors and Assistants