A new design method for wide-band gain equalizers using cascaded MZI‘s is proposed. The method achieves a given accuracy with fewer stages than previously described methods. Furthermore, the method is capable of minimizing PDL.
© 2003 Optical Society of America
S. Agger, J. H. Povlsen, L. Leick, and D. A. Zauner, "Novel Design Method for Generalized Lattice Filters," in Optical Fiber Communication Conference, Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2003), paper FJ6.
References are not available for this paper.