OSA's Digital Library

Journal of Lightwave Technology

Journal of Lightwave Technology

| A JOINT IEEE/OSA PUBLICATION

  • Vol. 22, Iss. 2 — Feb. 1, 2004
  • pp: 382–

Effect of a Raman Co-Pump's RIN on the BER for Signal Transmission Using ON-OFF Keying Modulation Format

T. I. Lakoba

Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 22, Issue 2, pp. 382- (2004)


View Full Text Article

Acrobat PDF (249 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations
  • Export Citation/Save Click for help

Abstract

This paper theoretically studies the effect of the relative intensity noise (RIN), which is transferred to the signal from a Raman co-pump, on the bit-error rate (BER). We show that a given amount of the transferred RIN degrades the BER by about an order of magnitude more than does the same amount of the amplified spontaneous emission (ASE) added to the signal. We investigate how this effect depends on such parameters as the duty ratio of the signal pulses and on the amount of the ASE that has been added to the output signal along the transmission line.

© 2004 IEEE

Citation
T. I. Lakoba, "Effect of a Raman Co-Pump's RIN on the BER for Signal Transmission Using ON-OFF Keying Modulation Format," J. Lightwave Technol. 22, 382- (2004)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/jlt/abstract.cfm?URI=jlt-22-2-382


Sort:  Journal  |  Reset

References

  1. Y. Aoki, "Properties of fiber Raman amplifiers and their applicability to digital optical communication systems", J. Lightwave Technol. , vol. 6, pp. 1225-1239, July 1988.
  2. W. Jiang and P. Ye, "Crosstalk in fiber Raman amplification for WDM systems", J. Lightwave Technol., vol. 7, pp. 1407-1411, Sept. 1998 .
  3. F. Forghieri, R. W. Tkach and A. R. Chraplyvy, "Bandwidth of cross talk in Raman amplifiers", Tech. Dig., OFC'94, Paper FC-6Mar. 1994
  4. J. WangX. SunM. Zhang"Effect of group velocity dispersion on stimulated Raman crosstalk in multichannel transmission systems", IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett., 540 54210Apr. 1998
  5. C. R. S. Fludger, V. Handerek and R. J. Mears, "Pump to signal RIN transfer in Raman fiber amplifiers", J. Lightwave Technol., vol. 19, pp. 1140-1148, Aug. 2001.
  6. M. D. Mermelstein, C. Headley and J.-C. Bouteiller, "RIN transfer analysis in pump depletion regime for Raman fiber amplifiers", Electron. Lett., vol. 38, pp. 403-405, Apr. 2002.
  7. G. P. Agrawal, P. J. Anthony and T. M. Shen, "Dispersion penalty for 1.3-µ m lightwave systems with multimode semiconductor lasers", J. Lightwave Technol., vol. 6, pp. 620-624, May 1988.
  8. R. H. Wentworth, G. E. Bodeep and T. E. Darcie, "Laser mode partition noise in lightwave systems using dispersive optical fiber", J. Lightwave Technol., vol. 10, pp. 84-89, Jan. 1992.
  9. W. K. Marshall and A. Yariv, "Spectrum of the intensity of modulated noisy light after propagation in dispersive fiber", IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett., vol. 12, pp. 302-304, Mar. 2000.
  10. R. H. Wentworth, "Noise in strongly-multimode laser diodes used in interferometric systems", IEEE J. Quantum Electron., vol. 26, pp. 426-442, Mar. 1990.
  11. C. W. Gardiner, Handbook of Stochastic Methods, 2nd ed. New York: Springer-Verlag, 1985.
  12. J. G. Proakis, Digital Communications, 2nd ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1989, ch. 4.
  13. C. Headley, III and G. P. Agrawal, "Unified description of ultrafast stimulated Raman scattering in optical fibers", J. Opt. Soc. Amer. B, vol. 13, pp. 2170-2177, Oct. 1996.
  14. R. H. Stolen, J. P. Gordon, W. J. Tomlinson and H. A. Haus, "Raman response function of silica-core fibers", J. Opt. Soc. Amer. B, vol. 6, pp. 1159-1165, June 1989 .
  15. W. Horsthemke and R. Lefever, Noise-Induced Transitions, Berlin: Germany: Springer-Verlag, 1984, ch. 5.
  16. I. S. Gradshteyn and I. M. Ryzhik, Tables of Integrals, Series, and Products, 5th ed. New York: Academic, 1994.

Cited By

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.

« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited