## Uncertainty relation for the optimization of optical-fiber transmission systems simulations

Optics Express, Vol. 13, Issue 10, pp. 3822-3834 (2005)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OPEX.13.003822

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### Abstract

The mathematical inequality which in quantum mechanics gives rise to the uncertainty principle between two non commuting operators is used to develop a spatial step-size selection algorithm for the Split-Step Fourier Method (SSFM) for solving Generalized Non-Linear Schrödinger Equations (G-NLSEs). Numerical experiments are performed to analyze the efficiency of the method in modeling optical-fiber communications systems, showing its advantages relative to other algorithms.

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**OCIS Codes**

(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications

(060.4370) Fiber optics and optical communications : Nonlinear optics, fibers

**ToC Category:**

Research Papers

**History**

Original Manuscript: April 4, 2005

Revised Manuscript: May 3, 2005

Published: May 16, 2005

**Citation**

A. Rieznik, T. Tolisano, F. A. Callegari, D. Grosz, and H. Fragnito, "Uncertainty relation for the optimization of optical-fiber transmission systems simulations," Opt. Express **13**, 3822-3834 (2005)

http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-13-10-3822

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