Engineering - Course - Optical Communications

  • Course Code: COME576
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (3 Crs.: 3Lec, 0Lab)
  • Course Type: Communications and Electronics Engineering Core Courses (CEECC)

Course Description

Review of basic communication systems. Introduction to optical communication systems. Fiber characteristics. Impact of different types of dispersion on bit rates. Optical transmitters and receivers. Lasers. Optical amplifiers. Long haul and multi-channel systems. Pre-requisite: POWE 271.