OSA's Digital Library

Optics Letters

Optics Letters

| RAPID, SHORT PUBLICATIONS ON THE LATEST IN OPTICAL DISCOVERIES

  • Vol. 27, Iss. 8 — Apr. 15, 2002
  • pp: 577–579

Schemes for complete compensation for polarization mode dispersion up to second order

Sangin Kim  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 27, Issue 8, pp. 577-579 (2002)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.27.000577


View Full Text Article

Acrobat PDF (97 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

The required structure and elements of polarization mode dispersion (PMD) compensators for complete second-order compensation are investigated by use of a general PMD vector formalism of concatenated PMD elements based on Mueller matrices and Stokes vectors. The investigation shows that two- and three-stage compensators with five independent parameters can compensate for polarization-dependent chromatic dispersion as well as the depolarization component of second-order PMD.

© 2002 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.2330) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics communications
(060.4510) Fiber optics and optical communications : Optical communications
(260.2030) Physical optics : Dispersion
(260.5430) Physical optics : Polarization

Citation
Sangin Kim, "Schemes for complete compensation for polarization mode dispersion up to second order," Opt. Lett. 27, 577-579 (2002)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-27-8-577


Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset

References

  1. L. E. Nelson, R. M. Jopson, H. Kogelnik, and G. J. Foschini, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 11, 1614 (1999).
  2. H. Büllow, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 10, 696 (1998).
  3. H. Büllow, in Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC), 1999 OSA Technical Digest Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1999), p. 74.
  4. J. Patscher and R. Eckhardt, Electron. Lett. 33, 1157 (1997).
  5. Q. Yu, L. Yan, Y. Xie, M. Hauer, and A. E. Willner, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 13, 863 (2001).
  6. M. Shtaif, A. Mecozzi, M. Tur, and J. A. Nagel, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 12, 434 (2000).
  7. T. Kudou, M. Iguchi, M. Masuda, and T. Ozeki, J. Lightwave Technol. 18, 614 (2000).
  8. M. Karlsson, C. Xie, H. Sunnerud, and P. A. Anderson, in Optical Fiber Communication Conference, Vol. 54 of OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 2001), paper MO1.
  9. K. N. Srinivasa Rao, Linear Algebra and Group Theory for Physicists (Wiley, New York, 1996).
  10. J. P. Gorden and H. Kogelnik, Proc. Natl. Inst. Acad. Sci. USA 97, 4541 (2000).
  11. R. Noé, H. Heidrich, and D. Hoffmann, J. Lightwave Technol. 6, 1199 (1988).

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.


« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited