Engineering ELEC4702 Fiber Optic Communications

Information for Winter 2017


  • For the final exam,the only allowed aid is a non-programmable calculator. The equation sheets will be provided.
    The following equation sheets will be provided for you at the exam
  • NOTICES:
  • Contact the TA Dusan Gostimirovic to pick up your lab books

  • TERM MARKS:
  • Check your term marks here Term marks 2017
    Let me know about any discrepancies by Friday April 28.


  • NOTE:
    The textbook is "Optoelectronics and Photonics" , Second ed., by S.O. Kasap, Prentice-Hall, 2001.
  • COURSE REGULATIONS AND INFORMATON
  • Regulations and Organization


  • COURSE NOTES
  • Class Notes


  • LAB INFORMATION
    There will be two lab sections. Each section will be limited to 15 students
    The lab will be in Room 6040, Minto Building. Labs begin ?????.
  • The lab sections are:
    Section 1, Monday, Odd weeks, 11:30am-2:30pm
    Section 2, Friday, Odd weeks, 8:30am-11:30am

  • Find your lab section here Lab Sections

  • TEACHING ASSISTANTS
    The TA is available at the following times and locations to answer questions:
    You may email him to arrange another time or ask specific questions.

    Dusan Gostimirovic -- Room AP332 --- dusan.gostimirovic@carleton.ca ---- Wednesday 12-2pm.

  • MIDTERMS
    There will be two midterms each counting 15% towards the final grade.
    The midterms will be held in class on Thursday February 16 and Thursday March 30.

  • ASSIGNED PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS
  • Weekly Problem Sets A (before break)

  • Weekly Problem Sets B (after break)

  • All problems pdf version

  • Solutions to Weekly Problem Sets

  • EXTRA EXPLANATORY MATERIAL
  • Visualization of Some Optics Phenomena

  • Visualization of Semiconductor Operation