6. Optoelectronic Transmitters

  1. Pierre Lecoy

Published Online: 27 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470611388.ch6

Fiber-Optic Communications

Fiber-Optic Communications

How to Cite

Lecoy, P. (2008) Optoelectronic Transmitters, in Fiber-Optic Communications, ISTE, London, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470611388.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781848210493

Online ISBN: 9780470611388

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • electroluminescence;
  • photodetection;
  • diodes;
  • heterojunction;
  • laser diodes

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Principles of optoelectronic components

  • Light-emitting diodes (LED)

  • Laser diodes

  • Optical transmitter interface

  • Comparison between optoelectronic emitters