Fiber-Optic Systems for Telecommunications / Edition 1 available in Hardcover
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- Concentrates on practical applications rather than theory.
- The author is an established name in the field.
- Offers a tutorial and practical approach for practitioners and students alike.
|Series:||Wiley Series in Telecommunications and Signal Processing Series , #56|
|Product dimensions:||7.15(w) x 10.14(h) x 1.02(d)|
About the Author
ROGER L. FREEMAN is a widely recognized expert in telecommunications systems engineering, with over forty-five years of experience in the field. He is the founder and principal of Roger Freeman Associates, a senior life member of the IEEE, and a member of the SCTE. Previous to this Mr. Freeman was principal engineer for advanced system planning at the Raytheon Company; technical manager of ITT Marine, Europe, and staff consultant for ITT Laboratories, Madrid, Spain, and ITU Regional Planning Expert for Northern South America.
Table of Contents
Introduction to Fiber-Optic Transmission.
Connectors, Splices, and Other Passive Devices.
Impairments to Light Transmission.
Regenerators and Fiber-Optic Amplifiers.
Synchronous Optical Network (SONET) and Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH).
Link Engineering of Lightwave Systems.
Outside Plant Considerations.
System Availability and Survivability.
Powering Options to Improve Availability.
Hybrid Fiber-Coax (HFC) Systems.
On-Premises Wiring of BuildingsFiber Optics.
Tools for Trouble Shooting Fiber-Optic Systems.
Appendix: Acronyms and Abbreviations.