Optical Fibres


Introduction to Optical Fibres. Review of Electromagnetic Theory.  Basic Waveguide Equations – Wave and Ray Optics, the Dielectric Slab Waveguide, Fibre Types, Fabrication of Optical Fibres, Fibre Measurements.  Packaging of Optical Fibres, Source Coupling, Splices and Connectors, Fibre Systems, Integrated Optics Fibre  Optics in Communications, Industry and Medicine. Solitons in Fibres, Fibre Amplifiers and Fibre Lasers.