Share Email Print
cover

Proceedings Paper

Integrated Optic Wavelength-Division Multiplexing System For Optical Fiber Communications Systems
Author(s): Andrew J. Maltenfort
Format Member Price Non-Member Price
PDF $14.40 $18.00
cover GOOD NEWS! Your organization subscribes to the SPIE Digital Library. You may be able to download this paper for free. Check Access

Paper Abstract

An optical fiber communication system can be used much more efficiently with the addition of wavelength-division multiplexing (WDM). which effectively provides multiple transmission lines over a single fiber using different wavelengths of optical energy. An integrated optic WDM system which utilizes a wavelength-dependent angularly dispersive diffraction grating is designed from fundamental equations. Such a device has many advantages over competing WDM systems.

Paper Details

Date Published: 10 March 1987
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 0704, Integrated Optical Circuit Engineering IV, (10 March 1987); doi: 10.1117/12.937210
Show Author Affiliations
Andrew J. Maltenfort, University of Delaware (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0704:
Integrated Optical Circuit Engineering IV
Mark A. Mentzer; Sriram Sriram, Editor(s)

© SPIE. Terms of Use
Back to Top