We present an automatic method to profile the apodization of the coders and decoders used in OCDMA applications. This method is valid for any phase code enabling significant improvements on system performance.
© 2008 Optical Society of America
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(230.0230) Optical devices : Optical devices
(230.1150) Optical devices : All-optical devices
(060.3735) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber Bragg gratings
A. Teixeira, P. Teixeira, B. Neto, R. Nogueira, and P. Andre, "Automatic Apodization Profiling of Super Structured Fiber Bragg Gratings for OCDMA Coding Applications," in Optical Fiber Communication Conference/National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2008), paper JThA29.