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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), pp. 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.

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Published date: 1 July 2008


Local EPrints ID: 63367
ISSN: 1041-1135
PURE UUID: 837eea70-affb-40ff-8cc0-a97c3515516c
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Date deposited: 13 Oct 2008
Last modified: 17 Jul 2017 14:17

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Author: C. Kouloumentas
Author: L. Provost
Author: F. Parmigiani ORCID iD
Author: S. Tsolakidis
Author: P. Petropoulos ORCID iD
Author: I. Tomkos
Author: D.J. Richardson

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