EE 423: Optical Fiber Communication Systems

Class Program
Credits 3 Lab Hours 0 Lecture Hours 3
Tutoring Hours
The course teaches the introduction to the optical fiber communications. Topics discusses dielectric slab waveguide, step-index and graded-index optical fibers, single mode and multimode fiber, attenuation and dispersion, light sources (LED and Laser diode), optical modulation and detection, noise modeling in optical receivers, and error rate analysis.