Coastal Pines Technical College

Coastal Pines Technical College 2016-2017 Catalog and Student Handbook

ELCR 2590 Fiber Optic Systems (3)

Introduces the fundamentals of fiber optics and explores the applications of fiber optic transmission systems. Laboratory exercises give students hands-on experience with fiber optic devices and test equipment. Topics includes: fundamentals of fiber optics, types of optical fibers, fiber materials and manufacture, cabling, light sources/transmitters/receivers, connectors, splicing, test measurement, and fiber optic system design.