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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 15, Iss. 18 — Sep. 3, 2007
  • pp: 11492–11499

WDM signal regeneration using a single all-optical device

Benjamin Cuenot and Andrew D. Ellis  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 15, Issue 18, pp. 11492-11499 (2007)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.15.011492


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Abstract

Using the principle of quasi-continuous filtering in a non-linear fibre, we propose an optical device for the simultaneous regeneration of sevaral channels at 40 Gbit/s. Simulations predict an improvement of the signal quality for four channels by more than 6.8 dB.

© 2007 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.4510) Fiber optics and optical communications : Optical communications
(190.4370) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, fibers

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

History
Original Manuscript: June 4, 2007
Revised Manuscript: July 19, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: July 23, 2007
Published: August 24, 2007

Citation
Benjamin Cuenot and Andrew D. Ellis, "WDM signal regeneration using a single alloptical device," Opt. Express 15, 11492-11499 (2007)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-15-18-11492


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