optical guided wave

optical guided wave

[‚äp·tə·kəl ‚gīd·əd ′wāv]
(electromagnetism)
An optical-frequency electromagnetic wave confined within an optical waveguide.
References in periodicals archive ?
Cozens, Optical Guided Waves and Devices, Chapter 6, McGraw-Hill Companies, Berkshire, UK, 1st edition, 1992.