387.069 Optical Communications
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2018W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture

Aim of course

Knowledge of working principle and properties of devices employed in optical communications. In-depth comprehension of optical waveguides (glass fibers), optical transmitters, optical amplifiers, and optical receivers. Detailed knowledge of the factors influencing the overall transmission property of fiber systems (attenuation, dispersion). Knowledge of free-space systems. Numerical treatment of system devices and calculation of properties of entire systems.

Subject of course

Glass fibers as optical waveguides (modes, dispersion, loss), optical transmitters and optical amplifiers, optical receivers, fiber-optic communication links, free-space systems.

Additional information

  • Attendance Required!

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Mon09:00 - 11:0001.10.2018 - 28.01.2019EI 4 Reithoffer HS VO
Optical Communications - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Mon01.10.201809:00 - 11:00EI 4 Reithoffer HS VO
Mon08.10.201809:00 - 11:00EI 4 Reithoffer HS VO
Mon15.10.201809:00 - 11:00EI 4 Reithoffer HS VO
Mon22.10.201809:00 - 11:00EI 4 Reithoffer HS VO
Mon29.10.201809:00 - 11:00EI 4 Reithoffer HS VO
Mon05.11.201809:00 - 11:00EI 4 Reithoffer HS VO
Mon12.11.201809:00 - 11:00EI 4 Reithoffer HS VO
Mon19.11.201809:00 - 11:00EI 4 Reithoffer HS VO
Mon26.11.201809:00 - 11:00EI 4 Reithoffer HS VO
Mon03.12.201809:00 - 11:00EI 4 Reithoffer HS VO
Mon10.12.201809:00 - 11:00EI 4 Reithoffer HS VO
Mon17.12.201809:00 - 11:00EI 4 Reithoffer HS VO
Mon07.01.201909:00 - 11:00EI 4 Reithoffer HS VO
Mon14.01.201909:00 - 11:00EI 4 Reithoffer HS VO
Mon21.01.201909:00 - 11:00EI 4 Reithoffer HS VO
Mon28.01.201909:00 - 11:00EI 4 Reithoffer HS VO

Examination modalities

part of a subject examination - active participation in class (therefore attendance strongly recommended) - number of homeworks done - presentation of homework at the blackboard - written test (calculation of examples) - oral exam

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
10.09.2018 08:00

Curricula

Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 507 Telecommunications 1. Semester
066 508 Microelectronics and Photonics 1. Semester

Literature

GRAU, G., FREUDE, W., Optische Nachrichtentechnik, Springer-Verlag, 3. Auflage, 1991. AGRAWAL, G.P., Fiber-Optic Communication Systems, 3rd edition, John Wiley, 2002. KAMINOW, I.P., Koch,T.L., Optical Fiber Telecommunications III A, Academic Press, 1997. KAMINOW, I.P., Li,T., Optical Fiber Telecommunications IV B, Academic Press, 2002.

Language

English