A rigorous, course-tested text providing the first integrated treatment of guided wave propagation, communications theory, and quantum optics. Including background fundamentals... Læs mere
Describing the theory, operational regimes and areas of applications, this unique book is an indispensable guide for researchers and graduate students. With... Læs mere
A comprehensive, modular treatment of the challenging issues involved in high-speed optical transmission systems, containing all the theory... Læs mere
This book explores polymer optical fibers, specifically their materials, fabrication, characterization,... Læs mere
Explores the turbulent rift that forced the author from his family. This groundbreaking memoir covers Kao's time as a professor and Vice Chancellor of The Chinese University of Hong Kong up until 2009 when he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics.
This book covers the in-depth physics and theory behind optical waveguide modes in both single and multiple modes.
This book provides a fundamental understanding of the design, operation, and practical applications of fiber optic sensing systems. It... Læs mere
This book aims to provide an overview of recent developments in indoor infrared optical wireless communications, including theoretical fundamentals, system architectures, modelling, experimental demonstrations, and most recently, the research efforts towards integrations.
Updates the advancements made in the level of achievable integration of optical circuits and components in the last ten years--highlighting the commercial success of particular devices as well as introducing multiple facets of integrated optics.