Multi Path Interference noise in a bend-insensitive fiber is examined by wavelength and polarization scanning, by sample stretching, and by increasing the end splices misalignment, to find the splice loss corresponding to given noise levels.
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M. Travagnin and F. Sartori, "Multi-Path Interference in a bend-insensitive fiber," in Optical Fiber Communication Conference/National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference 2011, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2011), paper OMO3.