A signal propagating along a dispersive transmission line in which loss is compensated by semiconductor amplifiers suffers from strong memory effects induced by the amplifier saturation. Insertion of filters along a line of anomalous dispersion reduces the detrimental effects of the amplifier saturation.
© 1995 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: March 13, 1995
Published: August 1, 1995
Antonio Mecozzi, "Soliton transmission control with semiconductor amplifiers," Opt. Lett. 20, 1616-1618 (1995)