Characterisation of Linear and Nonlinear Noise of a Dual-Stage Broadband Discrete Raman Amplifier

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Abstract

The linear and nonlinear noise performance of a 70nm, dual-stage, ∼20dB-gain discrete Raman amplifier is characterised experimentally using different second-stage fibres. An advantageous IDF-SMF configuration is identified with an improvement in the nonlinear performance by >1dBQ 2 compared with IDF-DCF configurations.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2018 European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC)
PublisherIEEE
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-5386-4862-9
ISBN (Print)978-1-5386-4863-6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 15 Nov 2018
Event2018 European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC) - Rome, Italy
Duration: 23 Sep 201827 Sep 2018

Conference

Conference2018 European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC)
CountryItaly
CityRome
Period23/09/1827/09/18

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