S-114.402 Physics of Optical Communications Networks
Prof., doc. Päivi Törmä
The requirements that WDM and future all-optical networks set for technology and components. The limits and potential given by physics to the development of optical communications networks. All-optical networks. Optical nonlinearity in fibers and switches. Photonic crystals and other novel materials. Ultrafast switching and routing. Optical processing.
Course consists of 26 hours of lectures and 6 hours of exercises.
Lectures: Not lectured in autumn 2001. NOTE: POSSIBILITY TO TAKE THE EXAM 26.10.2001! REGISTRATION BY EMAIL TO ME (email@example.com).
Exam results and exercises:
Examination, or mid-term and end-term examinations.
Either of the courses: