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  • Vol. 3, Iss. S1 — Aug. 28, 2005
  • pp: S96–S99

Performance improvement of a supercontinuum continuous-wave optical source

Yinbo Nan, Yanfu Yang, Caiyun Lou, and Jianping Wang  »View Author Affiliations


Chinese Optics Letters, Vol. 3, Issue S1, pp. S96-S99 (2005)


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Abstract

We have studied the influence of degenerate four wave mixing (FWM) on the performance of the multiwavelength continuous-wave (CW) optical source based on supercontinuum (SC). By suppressing degenerate FWM, a 100-channel SC CW optical source with 25-GHz spacing for 10-Gb/s dense wavelength division multiplexing (DWDM) systems is experimentally demonstrated. Confirmation is provided with the generation of CW channel with crosstalk of other channels less than -28 dB and the presentation of 10-Gb/s eye diagram and bit error rate (BER) performance.

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OCIS Codes
(060.2330) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics communications
(060.4370) Fiber optics and optical communications : Nonlinear optics, fibers
(190.4380) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, four-wave mixing

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Yinbo Nan, Yanfu Yang, Caiyun Lou, and Jianping Wang, "Performance improvement of a supercontinuum continuous-wave optical source," Chin. Opt. Lett. 3, S96-S99 (2005)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/col/abstract.cfm?URI=col-3-S1-S96


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