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ECSE 492 Optical Communications Laboratory (2 credits)

Offered by: Electrical & Computer Engr (Faculty of Engineering)


Electrical Engineering : Hands-on experience of the physical layer of optical communications systems. Experiments involving optical fiber link characterization, laser measurements, beam divergence, coupling efficiency. Use of lasers, optical spectrum analyser, data generator, beam profiler, photodetectors, optical filters. Experiments are supported with simulation and analysis software.

Terms: Fall 2013

Instructors: Raja Ahmad (Fall)

  • (1-3-2)
  • Prerequisite: CCOM 206 or EDEC 206.
  • Corequisite: ECSE 423 or ECSE 430 or ECSE 527 or ECSE 571.
  • Lab hours assigned by instructor.