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Interleaver Technology: Comparisons and Applications Requirements

S. Cao, J. Chen, J. N. Damask, C. R. Doerr, L. Guiziou, G. Harvey, Y. Hibino, H. Li, S. Suzuki, K.-Y. Wu, and P. Xie

Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 22, Issue 1, pp. 281- (2004)


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Abstract

An overview of interleaver technologies is presented, based on the workshop held at the Optical Fiber Communications Conference, March 23, 2003. The requirements for and several realizations of interleaver filters are detailed.

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S. Cao, J. Chen, J. N. Damask, C. R. Doerr, L. Guiziou, G. Harvey, Y. Hibino, H. Li, S. Suzuki, K.-Y. Wu, and P. Xie, "Interleaver Technology: Comparisons and Applications Requirements," J. Lightwave Technol. 22, 281- (2004)
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