Compensating for dispersion and nonlinear Kerr effect without phase conjugation

C. Paré, A. Villeneuve, P.A. Belanger, Nick Doran

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Abstract

We propose the use of a dispersive medium with a negative nonlinear refractive-index coefficient as a way to compensate for the dispersion and the nonlinear effects resulting from pulse propagation in an optical fiber. The undoing of pulse interaction might allow for increased bit rates.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)459-461
Number of pages3
JournalOptics Letters
Volume21
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - 1 Apr 1996

Keywords

  • dispersive medium
  • negative nonlinear refractive-index coefficient
  • pulse propagation
  • optical fiber

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    Paré, C., Villeneuve, A., Belanger, P. A., & Doran, N. (1996). Compensating for dispersion and nonlinear Kerr effect without phase conjugation. Optics Letters, 21(7), 459-461.