8. Optical Amplification

  1. Pierre Lecoy

Published Online: 27 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470611388.ch8

Fiber-Optic Communications

Fiber-Optic Communications

How to Cite

Lecoy, P. (2008) Optical Amplification, in Fiber-Optic Communications, ISTE, London, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470611388.ch8

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781848210493

Online ISBN: 9780470611388

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Keywords:

  • amplification;
  • fiber amplifiers;
  • bandwidth;
  • preamplifier;
  • semiconductor

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Optical amplification in doped fiber

  • Erbium-doped fiber amplifiers

  • Noise calculation in amplified links

  • Other types of optical amplifiers