Optical fiber communication: from transmission to networking

@article{Ramaswami2002OpticalFC,
  title={Optical fiber communication: from transmission to networking},
  author={Rajiv Ramaswami},
  journal={IEEE Communications Magazine},
  year={2002},
  volume={40},
  pages={138-147}
}
  • R. Ramaswami
  • Published 1 May 2002
  • Physics
  • IEEE Communications Magazine

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