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  • Editor: Anthony J. Campillo
  • Vol. 32, Iss. 4 — Feb. 15, 2007
  • pp: 346–348

Compensation of third-order dispersion using time reversal in optical transmission systems

Shiva Kumar  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 32, Issue 4, pp. 346-348 (2007)

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It is shown that the third-order dispersion of an optical fiber can be compensated for using a time-reversal system that can be implemented with periodic time lenses.

© 2007 Optical Society of America

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

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

Original Manuscript: August 4, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: October 9, 2006
Published: January 26, 2007

Shiva Kumar, "Compensation of third-order dispersion using time reversal in optical transmission systems," Opt. Lett. 32, 346-348 (2007)

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