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Title Advanced manufacturing for optical fibers and integrated photonic devices / Abdul Al-Azzawi, Algonquin College, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
Imprint Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, [2016]


 Internet  Electronic Book    AVAILABLE
Description 1 online resource
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject Production engineering.
Optical fibers -- Design and construction.
Fiber optic cables -- Design and construction.
Photonics -- Materials -- Design and construction.
Genre Electronic books.
Contents Workshops -- Production Lines -- Manufacturing Procedures -- Clean Rooms -- High Manufacturing Technology -- Fiber Optic Cable Types and Installations -- Manufacturing of Passive Fiber Optic Devices -- Manufacturing of Active Fiber Optic Devices -- Continuous Improvement in a Production Line -- Types of Waste -- Application of the 5Ss in Manufacturing Lines -- Management and Employee Responsibilities -- Lean Manufacturing -- Product Improvement -- Time Management in a Professional Environment -- Internal, External, and ISO Auditing -- High-Tech Manufacturing Safety.
Summary Advanced Manufacturing for Optical Fibers and Integrated Photonic Devices explores the theoretical principles and industrial practices of high-technology manufacturing. Focusing on fiber optic, semiconductor, and laser products, this book: Explains the fundamentals of standard, high-tech, rapid, and additive manufacturing workshops. Examines the production lines, processes, and clean rooms needed for the manufacturing of products. Discusses the high-technology manufacturing and installation of fiber optic cables, connectors, and active/passive devices. Describes continuous improvement, waste reduction through 5S application, and management's responsibilities in supporting production. Covers Lean Manufacturing processes, product improvement, and workplace safety, as well as internal/external and ISO auditing. Offers a step-by-step approach complete with numerous figures and tables, detailed references, and a glossary of terms. Employs the international system of units (SI) throughout the text. Advanced Manufacturing for Optical Fibers and Integrated Photonic Devices presents the latest manufacturing achievements and their applications in the high-tech sector. Inspired by the author's extensive industrial experience, the book provides a comprehensive overview of contemporary manufacturing technologies.
Other Title Print version: Al-Azzawi, Abdul. Advanced manufacturing for optical fibers and integrated photonic devices. Boca Raton : Taylor & Francis, a CRC title, part of the Taylor & Francis imprint, a member of the Taylor & Francis Group, the academic division of T & F Informa, plc, [2015] 9781498729451