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  • Vol. 7, Iss. 7 — Jul. 1, 2009
  • pp: 617–620

Numerical analysis for four-wave mixing based wavelength conversion of differential phase-shift keying signals

Liang Jia, Fan Zhang, Ming Li, Yuliang Liu, and Zhangyuan Chen  »View Author Affiliations


Chinese Optics Letters, Vol. 7, Issue 7, pp. 617-620 (2009)


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Abstract

We numerically investigate the main constrains for high efficiency wavelength conversion of differential phase-shift keying (DPSK) signals based on four-wave mixing (FWM) in highly nonlinear fiber (HNLF). Using multi-tone pump phase modulation techniques, high efficiency wavelength conversion of DPSK signals is achieved with the stimulated Brillouin scattering (SBS) effects effectively suppressed. Our analysis shows that there is a compromise between conversion efficiency and converted idler degradation. By optimizing the pump phase modulation configuration, the converted DPSK idler's degradation can be dramatically decreased through balancing SBS suppression and pump phase modulation degradation. Our simulation results also show that these multi-tone pump phase modulation techniques are more appropriate for the future high bit rate systems.

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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
(060.5060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Phase modulation
(190.4380) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, four-wave mixing

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Liang Jia, Fan Zhang, Ming Li, Yuliang Liu, and Zhangyuan Chen, "Numerical analysis for four-wave mixing based wavelength conversion of differential phase-shift keying signals," Chin. Opt. Lett. 7, 617-620 (2009)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/col/abstract.cfm?URI=col-7-7-617


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