An 80-Gbit/s soliton can be transmitted over a cross-Pacific distance in a dense periodic fiber, even in the presence of higher-order effects. Such a dense dispersion-managed soliton is generally more stable and faces fewer mutual interactions than a conventional dispersion-managed soliton.
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A. H. Liang, H. Toda, and A. Hasegawa, "High-speed soliton transmission in dense periodic fibers," Opt. Lett. 24, 799-801 (1999)