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Published: 26 March 2021

720 Pages | 417 b/w line drawings


ISBN: 9780198834229

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Optical Networks

Debasish Datta

  • Presents the whole subject with a natural flow from optical networks overview and technologies (Part I), to first-generation optical networks using single-wavelength transmission (Part II), next-generation WDM networks (Part III), and some selected contemporary as well as emerging topics on optical networks (Part IV)
  • Pedagogical presentation of underlying concepts and analytical models, with minimal reference to background material
  • Inclusion of the first-generation optical networks
  • Inclusion of several contemporary and emerging topics, not discussed so far in the other books
  • Three appendices present fundamental mathematical tools in a lucid manner: linear programming, optical receiver noise processes and queuing theory