The applications of the Fabry-Perot interferometer to high capacity wavelength division multiplexed optical systems are discussed. The performances of several practical embodiments, their anticipated role and ultimate performance limitations are described.
© 1987 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: August 18, 1986
Published: February 1, 1987
Stephen R. Mallinson, "Wavelength-selective filters for single-mode fiber WDM systems using Fabry-Perot interferometers," Appl. Opt. 26, 430-436 (1987)