Four-channel all-fibre dispersion-managed 2R regenerator

Kouloumentas, C., Provost, L., Parmigiani, F., Tsolakidis, S., Petropoulos, P., Tomkos, I. and Richardson, D.J. (2008) Four-channel all-fibre dispersion-managed 2R regenerator. IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, 20, (13), 1169-1171. (doi:10.1109/LPT.2008.924896).


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We experimentally investigate a dispersion managed four-channel 2R regenerator that relies on self-phase modulation-induced spectral broadening and offset filtering at four shifted wavelengths. The device consists of several alternating sections of dispersion compensating fibres (DCF) and single mode fibres (SMF). Due to this arrangement and the use of low duty-cycle return-to-zero (RZ) pulses nonlinear interchannel effects are sufficiently mitigated resulting in almost no additional degradation compared to the single-channel case.

Item Type: Article
ISSNs: 1041-1135 (print)
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Subjects: T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
T Technology
Q Science > QC Physics
Divisions: University Structure - Pre August 2011 > Optoelectronics Research Centre
ePrint ID: 63367
Date Deposited: 13 Oct 2008
Last Modified: 27 Mar 2014 18:45

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