Encyclopedic Handbook of Integrated Optics

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Overview

As optical technologies move closer to the core of modern computer architecture, there arise many challenges in building optical capabilities from the network to the motherboard. Rapid advances in integrated optics technologies are making this a reality. However, no comprehensive, up-to-date reference is available to the technologies and principles underlying the field. The Encyclopedic Handbook of Integrated Optics fills this void, collecting the work of 53 leading experts into a compilation of the most important concepts, phenomena, technologies, and terms covering all related fields.

This unique book consists of two types of entries: the first is a detailed, full-length description; the other, a concise overview of the topic. Additionally, the coverage can be divided into four broad areas:

  • A survey of the basics of integrated optics, exploring theory, practical concerns, and the fundamentals behind optical devices
  • Focused discussion on devices and components such as arrayed waveguide grating, various types of lasers, optical amplifiers, and optoelectronic devices
  • In-depth examination of subsystems including MEMS, optical pickup, and planar lightwave circuits
  • Finally, systems considerations such as multiplexing, demultiplexing, 3R circuits, transmission, and reception

Offering a broad and complete treatment of the field, the Encyclopedic Handbook of Integrated Optics is the complete guide to the fundamentals, principles, and applications of integrated optics technology.

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Table of Contents

Absorption
Acousto-Optics Devices
Add/Drop Filter
Arrayed Waveguide Grating
Athermal Component
Attenuator
BPM (Beam Propagation Method)
Directional Coupler
Dispersion and Its Control
Distributed Bragg Reflector (DBR) Laser
Distributed Feedback (DFB) Laser
EA (Electro-Absorption) Modulator
Erbium Doped Fiber Amplifier (EDFA)
Fiber Bragg Grating
Fibers
Filter
Four Wavelength Mixing
Frequency Chirping
Integrated Twin-Guide Laser
Isolator/Circulator
Lambda Plate
Light
Lithium Niobate (LN) Modulator
Magneto-Optic Switch
Micro Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS)
Microlens
Mircro-Ring Resonator Circuit
Mode Locking
Mode Scrambler
Modulation of Semiconductor Lasers
Multi-Mode Interference Devices
Nano-Photonics
Nonlinear Optical Waveguide
Optical Convolution
Optical Coupling in Waveguides
Optical Coupling of Lasers and Fibers
Optical Fiber
Optical Filter Synthesis
Optical Interconnects
Optical Loss
Optical Parallel Processor
Optical Parametric Amplifier (OPA)
Optical Pickup
Optical Scattering
Optical Switch
Optical Tap
Opticlal Resonator
Optoelectronic Integrated Circuit (OEIC)
Periodic Structure
Phase Shifter (Lambda Plate)
Photodetector
Photonic Crystal
Planar Lightwave Circuit (PLC)
Planar Microlens
Polarization
Polarization Control
Quantum Wells for Integrated Optics
Raman Amplifier
RF Spectrum Analyzer
Scattering
Second Harmonic Generation (SHG)
Semiconductor Laser
Semiconductor Optical Amplifier
Single Photone source
Stacked Planer Optical Circuit
Surface Acoustic Wave Device (SAW Device)
ThermoOptic Device
3R (Retiming Reshaping Regeneration)
Traveling-Wave Electro Absorption Modulator
Transmitter/Receiver
Tunable Semiconductor Laser
Vertical Cavity Surface Emitting Laser (VCSEL)
Waveguide Bends
Waveguide Modeling
Waveguide Theory
Wavelength Conversion
Wavelength Multiplexer/Demultiplexer (MX/DMUX in WDM)
Y-Branch

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