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  • Vol. 28, Iss. 17 — Sep. 1, 2003
  • pp: 1519–1521

Reduction of soliton phase jitter by in-line phase conjugation

C. J. McKinstrie, S. Radic, and C. Xie  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 28, Issue 17, pp. 1519-1521 (2003)

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The main impairment of differential-phase-shift-keyed communication systems is phase jitter. Noise-induced phase jitter, which is mediated by self-phase modulation, can be reduced significantly by a small number of in-line phase conjugators.

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OCIS Codes
(060.5530) Fiber optics and optical communications : Pulse propagation and temporal solitons
(190.5040) Nonlinear optics : Phase conjugation

C. J. McKinstrie, S. Radic, and C. Xie, "Reduction of soliton phase jitter by in-line phase conjugation," Opt. Lett. 28, 1519-1521 (2003)

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