Technology & Engineering

Photonics in Switching

by John E. Midwinter
Publisher: Academic Press
Release Date: 2012-12-02
Genre: Technology & Engineering
Pages: 322 pages
ISBN 13: 0080924743
ISBN 10: 9780080924748
Format: PDF, ePUB, MOBI, Audiobooks, Kindle

Synopsis : Photonics in Switching written by John E. Midwinter, published by Academic Press which was released on 2012-12-02. Download Photonics in Switching Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. R. I. MACDONALD Telecommunications Research Laboratories, Canada 7.1 The Optoelectronic Switching Concept 7.1.1 Principle Photonic switching refers to the use of light in the routing of signals. Devices that directly control the path ... -- Photonics in Switching provides a broad, balanced overview of the use of optics or photonics in switching, from materials and devices to system architecture. The chapters, each written by an expert in the field, survey the key technologies, setting them in context and highlighting their benefits and possible applications. This book is a valuable resource for those working in the communications industry, either at the professional or student level, who do not have extensive background knowledge or the underlying physics of the technology.