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Author Agrawal, G. P. (Govind P.), 1951-

Title Nonlinear fiber optics / Govind P. Agrawal.

Publication Info. San Diego : Academic Press, ©1995.


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 Axe Elsevier ScienceDirect Ebook  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition Second edition.
Description 1 online resource (xviii, 592 pages) : illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Optics and photonics
Optics and photonics.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Historical Perspective -- Fiber Characteristics -- Material and Fabrication -- Fiber Losses -- Chromatic Dispersion -- Polarization-Mode Dispersion -- Fiber Nonlinearities -- Nonlinear Refraction -- Stimulated Inelastic Scattering -- Importance of Nonlinear Effects -- Pulse Propagation in Fibers -- Maxwell's Equations -- Fiber Modes -- Eigenvalue Equation -- Single-Mode Condition -- Characteristics of the Fundamental Mode -- Pulse-Propagation Equation -- Nonlinear Pulse Propagation -- Higher-Order Nonlinear Effects -- Numerical Methods -- Split-Step Fourier Method -- Finite-Difference Methods -- Group-Velocity Dispersion -- Different Propagation Regimes -- Dispersion-Induced Pulse Broadening -- Gaussian Pulses -- Chirped Gaussian Pulses -- Hyperbolic-Secant Pulses -- Super-Gaussian Pulses -- Experimental Results -- Third-Order Dispersion -- Changes in Pulse Shape -- Broadening Factor -- Arbitrary-Shape Pulses -- Ultrashort-Pulse Measurements -- Dispersion Management -- GVD-Induced Limitations -- Dispersion Compensation -- Compensation of Third-Order Dispersion -- Self-Phase Modulation -- SPM-Induced Spectral Broadening -- Nonlinear Phase Shift -- Changes in Pulse Spectra -- Effect of Pulse Shape and Initial Chirp -- Effect of Partial Coherence -- Effect of Group-Velocity Dispersion -- Pulse Evolution -- Broadening Factor -- Optical Wave Breaking -- Experimental Results -- Effect of Third-Order Dispersion -- Higher-Order Nonlinear Effects -- Self-Steepening -- Effect of GVD on Optical Shocks.
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Subject Fiber optics.
Nonlinear optics.
Fiber Optic Technology
Optique des fibres.
Optique non linéaire.
fiber optics.
Fiber optics
Nonlinear optics
Nichtlineare Optik
Niet-lineaire optica.
Vezels (materiaal)
Fibres optiques.
Optique des fibres.
Optique non linéaire.
Indexed Term Fibre optics
Genre/Form Nichtlineare Faseroptik.
Other Form: Print version: Agrawal, G.P. (Govind P.), 1951- Nonlinear fiber optics. Second edition 0120451425 (DLC) 94044371 (OCoLC)31740111
ISBN 9781483288031 (electronic bk.)
148328803X (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000061144650
CHBIS 010730757
CHVBK 369228294

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