Contains both theoretical and experimental papers on such topics as fiber and cable technologies, active and passive guided-wave components (light sources, detectors, repeaters, switches, fiber sensors), integrated optics and optoelectronics, systems and subsystems, networks, and switching. New applications and unique field trials are also included. Edited by Peter J. Winzer, Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs, USA, this semimonthly journal is a joint publishing effort of the Optical Society of America and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). ISSN: 0733-8724
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Impact Factor: 2.567*
Google Scholar h5-index: 61 (ranked 6th out of 20 top journals)†
*According to Optics category rankings in the 2015 Journal Citation Reports® (Thomson Reuters, 2016)
†June 2016 Google Scholar Optics & Photonics Top Publications.