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Continuum generated by chromatic dispersion and power variations in periodically amplified soliton links

Thierry Georges and Benoît Charbonnier  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 21, Issue 16, pp. 1232-1234 (1996)

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The continuum generated by soliton power variations and chromatic dispersion fluctuations along the line of a periodically amplified system is analytically studied and numerically verified. A new design of two-step dispersion profiling is derived that leads to a reduction factor of the continuum energy of more than 9.

© 1996 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: February 12, 1996
Published: August 15, 1996

Thierry Georges and Benoît Charbonnier, "Continuum generated by chromatic dispersion and power variations in periodically amplified soliton links," Opt. Lett. 21, 1232-1234 (1996)

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