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ECSE 515 - Optical fibre communications

 

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Textbook

G.P. Agrawal, Lightwave technology: telecommunications systems, New Jersey: J.Wiley & Sons, Inc. 2005 (E-book; Print copies are also available at Schulich Library, call # TK5103.59 A39 2005)

Reference books

G.P. Agrawal, Lightwave Technology: Components and Devices, New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 2004 (Schulich Library call # TA1750 A39 2004)

B. Saleh and M. Teich, Fundamentals of Photonics.2nd Ed., Wiley, 2007 (Schulich Library call # TA1520 S24 2007)

For background information

Books Access or Call #
CRC handbook of modern telecommunications Schulich Library Call # TK5101 C72 2010
Encyclopedia of telecommunications E-book
Handbook of optics Schulich Library Call # QC369 H35 2010
Handbook of signal processing systems E-book
Springer handbook of lasers and optics E-book
Telecommunications and data communications handbook E-book
The electrical engineering handbook: electronics, power electronics, optoelectronics, microwaves, electromagnetics, and radar Schulich Library Call # TK145 E44 2006
Understanding telecommunications and lightwave systems: an entry-level guide E-book

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See more journals on Photonics & Electro-Optics, Communication, Networking & Broadcasting at IEEE Xplore

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Books for writing and citing

Books Access or Call #
Style and ethics of communication in science and engineering. Humphrey, J. D., & Holmes, J. W. 2009. Morgan & Claypool e-book
From research to manuscript: a guide to scientific writing. Katz, M. J. 2009. Springer e-book
Making sense: a student's guide to research and writing: engineering and the technical sciences. Northey, M. & Jewinski J. 2012. Oxford University Press. Schulich Library Call # T11 N675 2012

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