Extended bandwidth for long haul DWDM transmission using ultra-long Raman fiber lasers

L. Barker, A.E. El-Taher, M, Alcon-Camas, J.D. Ania-Castañón, P. Harper*

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Abstract

We present an ultra-long Raman fibre laser amplified system which, with only a single pump wavelength, provides comparable gain flatness and broader spectral bandwidth than a conventional gain flattened C-band EDFA. A 20x42.7Gb/s experiment shows compatibility with DWDM systems.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationECOC 2010 – 36th European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication
Subtitle of host publicationproceedings
PublisherIEEE
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-4244-8534-5
ISBN (Print)978-1-4244-8535-2, 978-1-4244-8536-9
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 31 Dec 2010
Event36th European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication - Torino, Italy
Duration: 19 Sep 201023 Sep 2010

Conference

Conference36th European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication
Abbreviated titleECOC 2010
CountryItaly
CityTorino
Period19/09/1023/09/10

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  • Research Output

    • 5 Conference contribution
    • 1 Chapter

    43Gbit/s RZ-DQPSK transmission over 1000km of G.652 ultra-low-loss fibre with 250km amplifier spans

    McCarthy, M. E., Gleeson, L. M., Stephens, M. F. C., Phillips, I. D., Forysiak, W., Towery, C. R. & Ten, S., 2010, ECOC 2010 – 36th European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication: proceedings. IEEE, 3 p. P4.13

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  • CW lasing in a telecom fibre due to the random distributed feedback via Rayleigh scattering

    Turitsyn, S. K., Babin, S. A., El-Taher, A. E., Harper, P., Churkin, D. V., Kablukov, S. I., Ania-Castañón, J. D., Karalekas, V. & Podivilov, E. V., Dec 2010, ECOC 2010 – 36th European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication: proceedings. IEEE, 3 p. Tu.4.E.5

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference publication

  • Gain bandwidth optimisation and enhancement in ultra-long Raman fibre laser based amplifiers

    Alcon-Camas, M., El-Taher, A. E., Ania-Castañón, J. D. & Harper, P., Dec 2010, ECOC 2010 – 36th European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication: proceedings. IEEE, 3 p. P1.17

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference publication

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    Barker, L., El-Taher, A. E., Alcon-Camas, M., Ania-Castañón, J. D., & Harper, P. (2010). Extended bandwidth for long haul DWDM transmission using ultra-long Raman fiber lasers. In ECOC 2010 – 36th European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication: proceedings [P4.14] IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/ECOC.2010.5621427