Incomplete collisions in wavelength-division-multiplexed return-to-zero transmission systems are analyzed by asymptotic methods. Formulas for frequency and timing shifts are obtained. The results agree with direct numerical calculations.
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Mark J. Ablowitz, Andrew Docherty, and Toshihiko Hirooka, "Incomplete collisions in strongly dispersion-managed return-to-zero communication syst ems," Opt. Lett. 28, 1191-1193 (2003)