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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 37, Iss. 15 — Aug. 1, 2012
  • pp: 3012–3014

Optical backpropagation for fiber-optic communications using optical phase conjugation at the receiver

Jing Shao and Shiva Kumar  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 37, Issue 15, pp. 3012-3014 (2012)

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A fiber-optic system design with optical backpropagation that uses an optical phase conjugator, high-dispersion fibers, and highly nonlinear fibers is investigated. The proposed technique outperforms the midpoint optical phase conjugation and digital backpropagation with the same step size.

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OCIS Codes
(060.2330) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics communications
(190.4370) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, fibers
(190.5040) Nonlinear optics : Phase conjugation
(260.2030) Physical optics : Dispersion

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

Original Manuscript: May 8, 2012
Revised Manuscript: May 26, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: June 6, 2012
Published: July 16, 2012

Jing Shao and Shiva Kumar, "Optical backpropagation for fiber-optic communications using optical phase conjugation at the receiver," Opt. Lett. 37, 3012-3014 (2012)

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