Table of contents for Photonics : optical electronics in modern communications / Amnon Yariv, Pochi Yeh.


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1. Electromagnetic Fields and Waves


2. Rays and Optical Beams


3. Dielectric Waveguides and Optical Fibers


4. Optical Resonators


5. Interaction of Radiation and Atomic Systems


6. Theory of Laser Oscillation and Some Specific Laser Systems


7. Chromatic Dispersion and Polarization Mode Dispersion in Fibers


8. Nonlinear Optics


9. Electro-Optics and AO modulators


10. Noise in Optical Detection and Generation


11. Detection of Optical Radiation


12. Periodic Structures


13. Waveguide Coupling


14. Nonlinear Optical Effects in Fibers


15. Semiconductor Lasers


16. Advanced Semiconductor Lasers


17. Optical Amplifiers


18. Classical Treatment of Quantum Optics, Quantum Noise, and Squeezing


Appendixes:


A. Wave Equation in Cylindrical Coordinates and Bessel Functions


B. Exact Solutions of the Step-Index Circular Waveguide


C. Kramers-Kronig Relations


D. Transformation of a Coherent Electromagnetic Field by a Thin Lens


E. Fermi Level and its Temperature Dependence


F. Electro-optic Effect in Cubic 43m Crystals


G. Conversion for Power Units and Attenuation Units





Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Photonics.