1 April 2003 Design of a small residual dispersion fiber and a corresponding dispersion compensating fiber for dense wavelength division multiplexing systems
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We present the designs of a small residual dispersion fiber (SRDF) and a corresponding dispersion-compensating fiber (DCF), where the dispersion slopes of these fibers are so adjusted that a small length of the DCF will approximately compensate the accumulated dispersion in SRDF simultaneously at all wavelengths in the range of 1530 to 1565 nm [gain window (C-band) of erbium-doped fiber amplifiers]. The maximum values of the effective dispersion and the slope of the effective dispersion in the wavelength range of 1530 to 1565 nm are ~0.08 ps/km nm and ~0.01 ps/km nm2, respectively.
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I. C. Goyal, R. K. Varshney, Ajoy K. Ghatak, "Design of a small residual dispersion fiber and a corresponding dispersion compensating fiber for dense wavelength division multiplexing systems," Optical Engineering 42(4), (1 April 2003). https://doi.org/10.1117/1.1558083 . Submission:
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