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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 14, Iss. 18 — Sep. 4, 2006
  • pp: 8065–8071

Multi-level optimization of a fiber transmission system via nonlinearity management

J. D. Ania-Castañón, S.K. Turitsyn, A. Tonello, S. Wabnitz, and E. Pincemin  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 14, Issue 18, pp. 8065-8071 (2006)

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Nonlinearity management is explored as a complete tool to obtain maximum transmission reach in a WDM fiber transmission system, making it possible to optimize multiple system parameters, including optimal dispersion pre-compensation, with fast simulations based on the continuous-wave approximation.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.2330) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics communications
(060.4370) Fiber optics and optical communications : Nonlinear optics, fibers

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

Original Manuscript: July 17, 2006
Revised Manuscript: August 14, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: August 15, 2006
Published: September 1, 2006

J. D. Ania-Castañón, S. K. Turitsyn, A. Tonello, S. Wabnitz, and E. Pincemin, "Multi-level optimization of a fiber transmission system via nonlinearity management," Opt. Express 14, 8065-8071 (2006)

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