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Introduction to Semiconductor Lasers for Optical Communications

An Applied Approach

Authors: Klotzkin, David J.

  • Provides a multi-faceted approach to explaining the theories behind semiconductor lasers, utilizing mathematical examples, illustrations and written theoretical presentations
  • Offers a balance of relevant optoelectronic topics, with specific attention given to distributed feedback lasers, growth techniques and waveguide cavity design
  • Presents modern optical communication formats such as pulse amplitude modulation, phase shift keying and quadrature amplitude modulation
  • Connects laser and transmitter characteristics with system requirements
  • Provides a summary of every chapter, worked examples, and problems for readers to solve
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  • Due: February 19, 2020
  • ISBN 978-3-030-24501-6
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Hardcover £69.99
price for United Kingdom (gross)
  • Due: February 19, 2020
  • ISBN 978-3-030-24500-9
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About this Textbook

This updated, second edition textbook provides a thorough and accessible treatment of semiconductor lasers from a design and engineering perspective. It includes both the physics of devices as well as the engineering, designing and testing of practical lasers. The material is presented clearly with many examples provided. Readers of the book will come to understand the finer aspects of the theory, design, fabrication and test of these devices and have an excellent background for further study of optoelectronics.

About the authors

David J. Klotzkin is an Associate Professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Binghamton University.

Buy this book

eBook £55.99
price for United Kingdom (gross)
  • The eBook version of this title will be available soon
  • Due: February 19, 2020
  • ISBN 978-3-030-24501-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format:
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
Hardcover £69.99
price for United Kingdom (gross)
  • Due: February 19, 2020
  • ISBN 978-3-030-24500-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Introduction to Semiconductor Lasers for Optical Communications
Book Subtitle
An Applied Approach
Authors
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-24501-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-24501-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-24500-9
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
XVI, 358
Number of Illustrations
159 b/w illustrations, 43 illustrations in colour
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