Cross phase modulation in discrete Raman amplifiers and its reduction

Youichi Akasaka*, Itsuro Morita, Michel E. Marhic, Min Chen Ho, Leonid G. Kazovsky

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Abstract

We fabricated an optimized discrete Raman amplifier with DCF and evaluated its nonlinearities. XPM is larger than in a comparable EDFA. By simulations, we revealed methods to reduce XPM substantially, which is beneficial for wideband WDM systems.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2000
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
Publication statusPublished - 2000
Externally publishedYes
EventOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2000 - Baltimore, United States
Duration: 2000 Mar 7 → …

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers

Conference

ConferenceOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2000
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityBaltimore
Period00/3/7 → …

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

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