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  • Vol. 25, Iss. 9 — May. 1, 2000
  • pp: 649–650

Improved analog optical link performance with quantum phase amplification

Roy S. Bondurant  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 25, Issue 9, pp. 649-650 (2000)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.25.000649


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Abstract

A degenerate parametric amplifier at the transmitter can improve the power efficiency of a small-signal phase-modulated optical transmission system by acting as a phase amplifier. For a parametric power gain H, the total transmitter power requirement is reduced by a factor of H2 compared with that of a conventional phase-modulated system.

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OCIS Codes
(020.5580) Atomic and molecular physics : Quantum electrodynamics
(060.5060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Phase modulation
(140.3280) Lasers and laser optics : Laser amplifiers
(190.4970) Nonlinear optics : Parametric oscillators and amplifiers
(250.4480) Optoelectronics : Optical amplifiers
(270.0270) Quantum optics : Quantum optics

Citation
Roy S. Bondurant, "Improved analog optical link performance with quantum phase amplification," Opt. Lett. 25, 649-650 (2000)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-25-9-649


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