Introduction to Fiber Optics   [Archived Catalog]
2016-2017 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
   

EGR 558 - Introduction to Fiber Optics


An introduction to Fiber Optics and optical fiber communications. Topics include fundamentals of Fiber Optics, properties of optical fibers, optical fiber testing, optical fiber cables, fiber-optic connectors, fiber-optic splices, transmitters, receivers, applications of Fiber Optics, and communication systems design. In-class activities. Offered spring/summer semester. Crosslisted with EGR 458. Prerequisites: EGR 315 and EGR 323.
 

Credits: 4