Table of contents for Optical electronics in modern communications / Amnon Yariv.

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1. Electromagnetic Theory
2. The Propagation of Rays and Beams
3. Propagation of Optical Beams in Fibers
4. Optical Resonators
5. Interaction of Radiatoin and Atomic Systems
6. Theory or Laser Oscillation and its Control in the Continuous and Pulsed Regimes
7. Some Specific Laser Systems
8. Second-Harmonic Generation and Parametric Oscillation
9. Electrooptic Modulation of Laser Beams
10. Noise in Optical Detection and Generation
11. Detection of Optical Radiation
12. Interaction of Light and Sound
13. Propagation and Coupling of Modes in Optical Dielectric Waveguides-Periodic Waveguides
14. Holography and Optical Data Storage
15. Semiconductor Lasers - Theory and Applications
16. Advanced Semiconductor Lasers: Quantum Well Lasers, Distributed Feedback Lasers, Vertical Cavity Surface Emitting Lasers
17. Phase Conjugate Optics - Theory and Applications
18. Two-Beam Coupling and Phase Conjugation in Photorefractive Media
19. Optical Solitons
20. A Classical Treatment of Quantum Optics, Quantum Noise, and Squeezing
A. The Kramers-Kroning Relations
B. THe Electrooptic Effect in Cubic 43m Crystals
C. Noise in Traveling Wave Laser Amplifiers
D. Transformation of a Coherent Electromagnetic Field by a Thin Lens

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Fiber optics.
Electrooptical devices.
Acoustooptical devices.
Optoelectronic devices.