For those designing fiber optic communication systems, this chapter explains how to perform loss budgets for singlemode and multimode systems. Details include how to incorporate light sources, photodetectors, wavelengths and fiber types.
With the FTTH Connect conference recently concluded, there's a lot of FTTx news this week. Plus a peak at the data center interconnect market. Lightwave Editorial Director Stephen Hardy has it all in the Friday 5. Sponsored by Viavi Solutions.
OIDA Senior Advisor Tom Hausken discusses the data center workshop held at OFC/NFOEC 2013 as well as other initiatives to promote progress within the optoelectronics industry.