We demonstrate the use of a 1-m-long Bi2O3 nonlinear-fiber with a nonlinearity γ of ~1100 W-1.km-1 within an all-fiberized 80-Gbit/s OTDM demultiplexer based on polarization rotation and XPM-induced wavelength shift. Error-free demultiplexing is readily achieved.
© 2005 Optical Society of America
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.1810) Fiber optics and optical communications : Buffers, couplers, routers, switches, and multiplexers
(060.4370) Fiber optics and optical communications : Nonlinear optics, fibers
J. H. Lee, T. Tanemura, T. Nagashima, T. Hasegawa, S. Ohara, N. Sugimoto, and K. Kikuchi, "80 Gbit/s OTDM Demultiplexer Based on Polarization Rotation and XPM Induced Wavelength Shift in a 1-m Bi2O3 Nonlinear Fiber," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2005), paper CWK4.
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