Fiber four-wave mixing in transmission lines with multistage optical amplifiers is studied. A theoretical model is described, and a fundamental experiment is carried out. It is shown that the phase-mismatching characteristic differs in transmission lines with and without amplifiers.
© 1992 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: February 3, 1992
Published: June 1, 1992
K. Inoue, "Phase-mismatching characteristic of four-wave mixing in fiber lines with multistage optical amplifiers," Opt. Lett. 17, 801-803 (1992)