Fiber Optic Networks

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Course No: 17.447; Last Offered: No Data;

Course Description

Losses and dispersion in fibers, links, power budgets, dynamic range, optical amplifiers, single wavelength networks and standards, detectors, PIN, APD, performance, semiconductor lasers, modulation and stabilization, temperature effects, reliability, laser drivers, noise analysis, linearity, BER, eye pattern analysis.

Prerequisites & Notes

  • Prerequisites: 17.301, 17.302, 17.479.
  • Special Notes:
  • Credits: 3;

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