Jun 25, 2022  
2021-2022 Catalog 
2021-2022 Catalog

ENGR168 HM - Introduction to Fiber Optic Communication Systems

Credit(s): 3

Instructor(s): Yang

Offered: Spring, alternate years

Description: This course provides the fundamentals of optics and its applications in communication systems. The physical layer of optical communication systems will be emphasized. Topics include optical materials; dispersion and nonlinear effects; polarization and interference; and the basic elements of system implementation such as laser sources, optical amplifiers, and optical detectors. The course will include a multiple channel system design.

Prerequisite(s): ENGR079 HM