We optimize the dispersion of DCMs by using an analytical expression of the achievable distance of WDM systems that is a function of losses and non-linearities and of the residual dispersion excursion over the C+-band.
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(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.2280) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber design and fabrication
(060.4510) Fiber optics and optical communications : Optical communications
P. Sillard, J. Antona, and S. Bigo, "Optimized Chromatic Dispersion of DCMs in WDM Transmission Systems at 40Gbps," in Optical Fiber Communication Conference/National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2008), paper JWA13.
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