Applications of Nonlinear Fiber Optics

Written By Govind Agrawal
Applications of Nonlinear Fiber Optics
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 28 July 2010
  • ISBN : 0080568769
  • Pages : 528 pages
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Download or read book entitled Applications of Nonlinear Fiber Optics by author: Govind Agrawal which was release on 28 July 2010 and published by Academic Press with total page 528 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. The development of new highly nonlinear fibers - referred to as microstructured fibers, holey fibers and photonic crystal fibers - is the next generation technology for all-optical signal processing and biomedical applications. This new edition has been thoroughly updated to incorporate these key technology developments. The book presents sound coverage of the fundamentals of lightwave technology, along with material on pulse compression techniques and rare-earth-doped fiber amplifiers and lasers. The extensively revised chapters include information on fiber-optic communication systems and the ultrafast signal processing techniques that make use of nonlinear phenomena in optical fibers. New material focuses on the applications of highly nonlinear fibers in areas ranging from wavelength laser tuning and nonlinear spectroscopy to biomedical imaging and frequency metrology. Technologies such as quantum cryptography, quantum computing, and quantum communications are also covered in a new chapter. This book will be an ideal reference for: R&D engineers working on developing next generation optical components; scientists involved with research on fiber amplifiers and lasers; graduate students and researchers working in the fields of optical communications and quantum information. The only book on how to develop nonlinear fiber optic applications Two new chapters on the latest developments; Highly Nonlinear Fibers and Quantum Applications Coverage of biomedical applications

Applications of Nonlinear Fiber Optics

Applications of Nonlinear Fiber Optics
  • Author : Govind Agrawal
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2010-07-28
  • Total pages : 528
  • ISBN : 0080568769
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Summary : The development of new highly nonlinear fibers - referred to as microstructured fibers, holey fibers and photonic crystal fibers - is the next generation technology for all-optical signal processing and biomedical applications. This new edition has been thoroughly updated to incorporate these key technology developments. The book presents sound coverage ...

Nonlinear Fiber Optics

Nonlinear Fiber Optics
  • Author : Govind P. Agrawal
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 529
  • ISBN : 0080568769
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Summary : Since the 3rd edition appeared, a fast evolution of the field has occurred. The fourth edition of this classic work provides an up-to-date account of the nonlinear phenomena occurring inside optical fibers. The contents include such important topics as self- and cross-phase modulation, stimulated Raman and Brillouin scattering, four-wave mixing, ...

Nonlinear Fiber Optics

Nonlinear Fiber Optics
  • Author : Govind Agrawal
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2012-12-02
  • Total pages : 356
  • ISBN : 0080568769
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Summary : Nonlinear Fiber Optics deals with various nonlinear phenomena in optical fibers, including wave propagation, group-velocity dispersion, self-phase modulation, optical pulse compression, cross-phase modulation, stimulated Raman scattering and Brillouin scattering, and parametric processes. The implications of various nonlinear effects on the performance of light-wave systems are emphasized throughout. This book consists ...

Shaping Light in Nonlinear Optical Fibers

Shaping Light in Nonlinear Optical Fibers
  • Author : Sonia Boscolo,Christophe Finot
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2017-05-30
  • Total pages : 504
  • ISBN : 0080568769
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Summary : This book is a contemporary overview of selected topics in fiber optics. It focuses on the latest research results on light wave manipulation using nonlinear optical fibers, with the aim of capturing some of the most innovative developments on this topic. The book's scope covers both fundamentals and applications from ...

Solitons in Optical Fibers

Solitons in Optical Fibers
  • Author : Linn F. Mollenauer,James P. Gordon
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2006-03-08
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 0080568769
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Summary : Solitons are waves that retain their form through obstacle and distance. Solitons can be found in hydrodynamics, nonlinear optics, plasma physics, and biology. Optical solitons are solitary light waves that hold their form over an expansive interval. Conservation of this form creates an effective model for long distance voice and ...

Fiber Optic Communication Systems Solutions Manual

Fiber Optic Communication Systems  Solutions Manual
  • Author : Govind P. Agrawal
  • Publisher : Wiley-Interscience
  • Release Date : 1998-02-04
  • Total pages : 113
  • ISBN : 0080568769
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Summary : A complete, up-to-date review of fiber-optic communication systems theory and practice Fiber-optic communication systems technology continues to evolve rapidly. In the last five years alone, the bit rate of commercial point-to-point links has grown from 2.5 Gb/s to 40 Gb/s-and that figure is expected to more than double over the ...

Nonlinear Effects in Optical Fibers

Nonlinear Effects in Optical Fibers
  • Author : Mario F. Ferreira
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-06-09
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 0080568769
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Summary : This book will provide insight into the principles and applications of nonlinear effects in fibers for students, researchers, and developers who have a basic understanding of electromagnetic theory under their belts. It will explore the physics, limitations, applications, and research results surrounding nonlinear effects in fiber optics. In addition to ...

Optical Signal Processing in Highly Nonlinear Fibers

Optical Signal Processing in Highly Nonlinear Fibers
  • Author : Mário Fernando Santos Ferreira
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-05-18
  • Total pages : 130
  • ISBN : 0080568769
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Summary : This book provides an updated description of the most relevant types of highly nonlinear fibers. It also describes some of their actual applications for nonlinear optical signal processing. Multiple types of highly nonlinear fibers are considered, such as silica-based conventional highly nonlinear fibers, tapered fibers, photonic crystal fibers, and fibers ...

Optical Communication with Chaotic Lasers

Optical Communication with Chaotic Lasers
  • Author : Atsushi Uchida
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-02-13
  • Total pages : 640
  • ISBN : 0080568769
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Summary : Starting with an introduction to the fundamental physics in chaotic instabilities in laser systems, this comprehensive and unified reference goes on to present the techniques and technology of synchronization of chaos in coupled lasers, as well as the many applications to lasers and optics, communications, security and information technology. Throughout, ...

Nonlinear Optics

Nonlinear Optics
  • Author : Boris Lembrikov
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2019-02-06
  • Total pages : 154
  • ISBN : 0080568769
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Summary : Nonlinear optics is a rapidly developing field of modern physics. Nonlinear optical phenomena such as self-focusing, self-phase modulation, soliton formation and propagation, higher harmonic generation, different types of stimulated light scattering, and four-wave mixing have attracted interest from the fundamental point of view of the investigation of light/matter interaction, ...

Nonlinear Optics

Nonlinear Optics
  • Author : Chunfei Li
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-08-26
  • Total pages : 386
  • ISBN : 0080568769
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Summary : This book reflects the latest advances in nonlinear optics. Besides the simple, strict mathematical deduction, it also discusses the experimental verification and possible future applications, such as the all-optical switches. It consistently uses the practical unit system throughout. It employs simple physical images, such as "light waves" and "photons" to ...

Nonlinear Optics

Nonlinear Optics
  • Author : E. G. Sauter
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 1996-09-03
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 0080568769
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Summary : The first complete guide to nonlinear theory and practice for engineers Nonlinear Optics is a highly accessible, applications-oriented introduction to a new and rapidly growing field. An indispensable resource for both electrical engineering students and professionals working in the telecommunications and optoelectronics industry, it: * Treats the subject of nonlinear optics ...

Fiber Optic Communication Systems

Fiber Optic Communication Systems
  • Author : Govind P. Agrawal
  • Publisher : Wiley-Interscience
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Total pages : 555
  • ISBN : 0080568769
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Summary : A complete, up-to-date review of fiber-optic communication systems theory and practice Fiber-optic communication systems technology continues to evolve rapidly. In the last five years alone, the bit rate of commercial point-to-point links has grown from 2.5 Gb/s to 40 Gb/s-and that figure is expected to more than double over the ...

Raman Amplification in Fiber Optical Communication Systems

Raman Amplification in Fiber Optical Communication Systems
  • Author : Clifford Headley,Govind P. Agrawal
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 374
  • ISBN : 0080568769
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Summary : Mitigate signal loss and upgrade fiber capacity with the first comprehensive guide to Raman amplification!...

Photonics and Fiber Optics

Photonics and Fiber Optics
  • Author : Tarun Kumar Gangopadhyay,Pathik Kumbhakar,Mrinal Kanti Mandal
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2019-09-23
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 0080568769
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Summary : The combination of laser and optoelectronics with optical fiber technology can enhance the seamless activities of fiber-optic communications and fiber-sensor arena. This book discusses foundations of laser technology, non-linear optics, laser and fiber-optic applications in telecommunication and sensing fields including fundamentals and recent developments in photonics technology. Accumulated chapters cover ...