25 October 2004 All-fiber dynamic residual dispersion compensation for 40-Gb/s systems
Author Affiliations +
Abstract
Dynamic dispersion compensation based on non-linear self-phase modulation (SPM) in an all-fiber device is demonstrated. The basic design of the compensator is very simple, consisting only of a pre-compensating negative dispersion fiber, an optical amplifier, and a highly non-linear positive dispersion fiber. Multiple channel operation of the compensator is feasible and experimentally demonstrated. An increase of dispersion tolerance of at least a factor of 2 is shown with low penalty of less than 2 dB. Finally, device performance in a 2000 km fiber loop experiment is presented.
© (2004) COPYRIGHT Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE). Downloading of the abstract is permitted for personal use only.
Michael Sauer, Michael Sauer, Shenping Li, Shenping Li, Dmitri V. Kuksenkov, Dmitri V. Kuksenkov, Daniel A. Nolan, Daniel A. Nolan, } "All-fiber dynamic residual dispersion compensation for 40-Gb/s systems", Proc. SPIE 5596, Optical Transmission Systems and Equipment for WDM Networking III, (25 October 2004); doi: 10.1117/12.579304; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.579304
PROCEEDINGS
12 PAGES


SHARE
RELATED CONTENT


Back to Top