20dB net-gain fiber optical parametric amplification of 18×120Gb/s polarization-multiplexed signals

Marc F. Stephens*, Vladimir Gordienko, Nick J. Doran

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Abstract

We report the amplification and characterization of 18×120Gb/s (2.16Tb/s) polarization-division multiplexed WDM signals using a polarization-insensitive single-pump FOPA, whilst achieving fiber-to-fiber net signal gains of 10-20dB over >2THz gain bandwidth.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptical Fiber Communication Conference 2017
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)978-1-943580-23-1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 23 Mar 2017
EventOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2017 - Los Angeles, United States
Duration: 19 Mar 201723 Mar 2017

Conference

ConferenceOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2017
CountryUnited States
CityLos Angeles
Period19/03/1723/03/17

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  • Cite this

    Stephens, M. F., Gordienko, V., & Doran, N. J. (2017). 20dB net-gain fiber optical parametric amplification of 18×120Gb/s polarization-multiplexed signals. In Optical Fiber Communication Conference 2017 [paper Th4A.1] Optical Society of America. https://doi.org/10.1364/OFC.2017.Th4A.1