Applications of Nonlinear Fiber Optics, Second Edition by Govind Agrawal

By Govind Agrawal

* the single booklet describing purposes of nonlinear fiber optics * new chapters at the newest advancements: hugely nonlinear fibers and quantum purposes * insurance of biomedical purposes * difficulties supplied on the finish of every bankruptcy the improvement of latest hugely nonlinear fibers - known as microstructured fibers, holey fibers and photonic crystal fibers - is the subsequent new release know-how for all-optical sign processing and biomedical functions. This new version has been completely up to date to include those key expertise advancements. The booklet provides sound assurance of the basics of lightwave know-how, in addition to fabric on pulse compression thoughts and rare-earth-doped fiber amplifiers and lasers. The broadly revised chapters comprise details on fiber-optic verbal exchange structures and the ultrafast sign processing thoughts that utilize nonlinear phenomena in optical fibers. New fabric specializes in the purposes of hugely nonlinear fibers in parts starting from wavelength laser tuning and nonlinear spectroscopy to biomedical imaging and frequency metrology. applied sciences resembling quantum cryptography, quantum computing, and quantum communications also are coated in a brand new bankruptcy. This booklet can be an awesome reference for: R&D engineers engaged on constructing subsequent iteration optical elements; scientists concerned with examine on fiber amplifiers and lasers; graduate scholars and researchers operating within the fields of optical communications and quantum details. * the single booklet on how you can improve nonlinear fiber optic functions * new chapters at the newest advancements; hugely Nonlinear Fibers and Quantum purposes * insurance of biomedical purposes

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