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  • Vol. 30, Iss. 16 — Aug. 15, 2005
  • pp: 2053–2055

Analysis of intrachannel impairments in differential phase-shift keying transmission systems

Shiva Kumar  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 30, Issue 16, pp. 2053-2055 (2005)

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The evolution of the phase in a return-to-zero differential phase-shift keying system is studied by the generalized momentum method. The results show that phase fluctuation in the case of dispersion-managed solitons is much smaller than that in quasi-linear systems for a given launch power.

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OCIS Codes
(060.2330) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics communications
(190.4370) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, fibers
(190.4380) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, four-wave mixing
(260.2030) Physical optics : Dispersion

Shiva Kumar, "Analysis of intrachannel impairments in differential phase-shift keying transmission systems," Opt. Lett. 30, 2053-2055 (2005)

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