Induced modulation instability in a lossless optical fiber is studied by means of numerical simulation. Compression ratios and optimum fiber lengths required to achieve a train of short pulses at the output of the fiber are presented in normalized form.
© 1988 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: December 30, 1987
Manuscript Accepted: March 30, 1988
Published: October 1, 1988
Denis Mestdagh, "Induced amplitude-modulation instability in single-mode optical fibers," Opt. Lett. 13, 829-831 (1988)