By Rainer Michalzik (auth.), Rainer Michalzik (eds.)
The large development which has been accomplished within the box is roofed right here, within the first finished monograph on vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers (VCSELs) due to the fact that 8 years. except chapters reviewing the examine box and the laser basics, there are complete updates on pink and blue emitting VCSELs, telecommunication VCSELs, optical transceivers, and parallel-optical hyperlinks for laptop interconnects. solely new contributions are made to the fields of vectorial third-dimensional optical modeling, single-mode VCSELs, polarization keep watch over, polarization dynamics, very-high-speed layout, high-power emission, use of high-contrast gratings, GaInNAsSb long-wavelength VCSELs, optical video hyperlinks, VCSELs for optical mice and sensing, in addition to VCSEL-based laser printing. The e-book appeals to researchers, optical engineers and graduate students.