DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
FACULTY OF ENGINEERING
UNIVERSITY OF ALEXANDRIA
Optical WDM Networks
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II. Text Book
- G. Keiser, Optical Fiber Communications.
3rd ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2000.
- D. K. Mynbaev and L. L. Scheiner, Fiber-Optic Communications
Technology. Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Prentice Hall, 2001.
D. K. Mynbaev L. L. Scheiner, Fiber-Optic Communications Technology.
Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Prentice Hall, 2001.
A. Yariv, Optical Electronics in Modern Communications. 5th ed.New
York: Oxford, 1997.
P. E. Green, Fiber Optic Networks. Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey:
Prentice Hall, 1993.
A. Borella, G. Cancellieri, and F. Chiaraluce, Wavelength Division
Multiple Access Optical Networks. Norwood, Massachusetts: Artech House,
IV. Handouts and Assignments
VI. Old Exams
Teaching and Assessments
Lectures: 2 hrs.
Tutorials and quizzes: 1 hr.
Distribution of a total mark of 100:
Class works (20 marks): These marks are divided among
quizzes and class discussions. A quiz (possibly oral) is normally
performed in each class.
marks): These marks are divided among one or two assignments.
Seminars (20 marks): Every student should present at
least one seminar and submit a report on the latest technology in optical
networks. Seminars are presented at the last two weeks of the course.
Final exam (50 marks): Closed
Attendance is conducted every
Students that will be
absent more than 25%
of total teaching weeks shall not be allowed to enter the final exam.