Fundamentals of Optical Networks and Components: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Fundamentals of Optical Networks and Components

1st Edition

By Partha Pratim Sahu

CRC Press

456 pages | 200 B/W Illus.

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Hardback: 9780367265458
pub: 2020-06-10
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Intended as an undergraduate/post graduate level textbook for courses on high speed optical networks as well as computer networks. Nine chapters cover basic principles of the technology and different devices for optical networks, as well as processing of integrated waveguide devices of optical networks using different technologies. It provides students, researchers and practicing engineers with an expert guide to the fundamental concepts, issues and state of the art developments in optical networks. Includes examples throughout all the chapters of the book to aid understanding of basic problems and solutions.

Table of Contents

Preface. 1. Introductory Concept. 2. Different Optical Network Node Architectures and Their Components. 3. Different Devices for Optical Networks. 4. Processing of Integrated Waveguide Devices of Optical Network Using Different Technologies. 5. Data Link Control for Optical Networks. 6. Data Communication Networks Having No Optical Transmission. 7. Fiber Optic Network Without WDM. 8. Single-Hop and Multi-Hop WDM Optical Network. 9. Optical Access Architecture.

About the Author

Dr. Partha Pratim Sahu received his MTech degree from the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi and is a PhD degree holder in engineering from Jadavpur University, Kolkata. In 1991, he joined Haryana State Electronics Development Corporation Limited, where he was engaged in R&D works related to optical fiber components and telecommunication instruments. In 1996, he joined North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology as a faculty member. At present, he is working as Professor in the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Tezpur Central University, Assam, India. His field of interest includes integrated electronic circuits and optic circuits, wireless and optical communication networks, optical sensor, Oscan electronics and neuro-engineering. He has published more than 42 papers in peer review international journals and presented 32 papers in international conferences. He is a Fellow of the Optical Society of India, a Life Member of Indian Society for Technical Education, and a member of Optical Society of America and the IEEE Communication Society.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
COMPUTERS / Networking / General
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Telecommunications