University of Bristol
Optical Communications and Signal Processing
This programme provides students with a challenging range of advanced topics drawn from optical communications systems and devices, and optics-related signal processing (including associated enabling technologies). It provides an excellent opportunity to acquire the necessary skills to enter careers in some of the most dynamic fields in optical communications.
An upper 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university (or an international equivalent) in a numerate physical science or engineering discipline. Candidates with a lower class of degree, equivalent qualifications or relevant work experience may be admitted if they can demonstrate their potential for higher degree work.
Semester 1 (50 credits): communication systems; digital filters and spectral analysis; mobile communications; networking protocol principles; optoelectronic devices and systems; semester 2 (70 credits): advanced optoelectronic devices; data centre networking; advanced networks; engineering research skills; optical communications systems and data networks; optical networks; research project.
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|Tyndall Avenue, Bristol||Bristol||BS8 1TH||South West|
Postgraduate Admissions Team
0117 954 5130