Engineering - Course - Theory Of Guided Optical Waves & Integrated Optics

  • Course Code: COME610
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (3Cr.)
  • Course Type: Radio Frequency and Systems (RFAS)

Course Description

Analysis of propagation of guided waves in a variety of structures including cylindrical, slab and strip optical guides. Optical fibers, single and multimodes, step, graded and W-type. Leaky waveguides. Symmetric and asymmetric waveguides, periodic and elaborate guiding structures. Bragg reflection. Mode coupling. Floquet theorem. Distributed-feedback lasers. Optical activity. Directional coupling. Surface plasmons. Applications to integrated optics and acousto-optics.