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


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

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