We describe a simple optical-pulse-equalization technique for minimizing pulse dispersion in a single-mode fiber transmission system utilizing the positive- and the negative-dispersion characteristics of single-mode fibers on both sides of a zero-chromatic-dispersion wavelength.
© 1980 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: July 28, 1980
Published: November 1, 1980
Chinlon Lin, L. G. Cohen, and H. Kogelnik, "Optical-pulse equalization of low-dispersion transmission in single-mode fibers in the 1.3–1.7-μm spectral region," Opt. Lett. 5, 476-478 (1980)