Optical Fibers

  • Jin U. Kang


Light is an electromagnetic disturbance that propagates through space as a wave. Such electromagnetic (EM) wave is produced by a moving charge.


Refractive Index Propagation Constant Transverse Magnetic Transverse Electric Single Mode Fiber 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringJohns Hopkins UniversityBaltimoreUSA

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