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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 19, Iss. 24 — Nov. 21, 2011
  • pp: 24268–24279

Activated polarization pulling and de-correlation of signal and pump states of polarization in a fiber Raman amplifier

Sergey V. Sergeyev  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 19, Issue 24, pp. 24268-24279 (2011)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.19.024268


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Abstract

We report on a theoretical study of activated polarization pulling and de-correlation of signal and pump states of polarization based on an advanced vector model of a fiber Raman amplifier accounting for random birefringence and two-scale fiber spinning. As a result, we have found that it is possible to provide de-correlation and simultaneously suppress PDG and PMD to 1.2 dB and 0.035 ps/km1/2 respectively.

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OCIS Codes
(060.2320) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics amplifiers and oscillators
(060.4370) Fiber optics and optical communications : Nonlinear optics, fibers
(190.5650) Nonlinear optics : Raman effect

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

History
Original Manuscript: August 31, 2011
Revised Manuscript: September 21, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: September 23, 2011
Published: November 14, 2011

Citation
Sergey V. Sergeyev, "Activated polarization pulling and de-correlation of signal and pump states of polarization in a fiber Raman amplifier," Opt. Express 19, 24268-24279 (2011)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-19-24-24268


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