Performance characterisation and limitations of high-gain discrete Raman amplification

Atalla E. El-Taher, Marc Stephens, Vladimir Gordienko, Wladek Forysiak, Paul Harper, Nick Doran

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

Abstract

We experimentally characterise discrete Raman amplification by varying pump power, fibre length and signal feedback level. We achieve up to 35dB gain for < 1dB bit error rate penalty using a fibre length of 8.65km.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCLEO: Science and Innovations 2016
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-943580-11-8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 16 Dec 2016
Event2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: 5 Jun 201610 Jun 2016

Conference

Conference2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics
Abbreviated titleCLEO 2016
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period5/06/1610/06/16

Fingerprint

high gain
Amplification
fibers
Fibers
bit error rate
penalties
Bit error rate
Pumps
pumps
Feedback

Bibliographical note

-

Cite this

El-Taher, Atalla E. ; Stephens, Marc ; Gordienko, Vladimir ; Forysiak, Wladek ; Harper, Paul ; Doran, Nick. / Performance characterisation and limitations of high-gain discrete Raman amplification. CLEO: Science and Innovations 2016. Optical Society of America, 2016.
@inproceedings{557f62d76a044e9a88adf484cc2bc610,
title = "Performance characterisation and limitations of high-gain discrete Raman amplification",
abstract = "We experimentally characterise discrete Raman amplification by varying pump power, fibre length and signal feedback level. We achieve up to 35dB gain for < 1dB bit error rate penalty using a fibre length of 8.65km.",
author = "El-Taher, {Atalla E.} and Marc Stephens and Vladimir Gordienko and Wladek Forysiak and Paul Harper and Nick Doran",
note = "-",
year = "2016",
month = "12",
day = "16",
doi = "10.1364/CLEO_SI.2016.STu1F.6",
language = "English",
booktitle = "CLEO: Science and Innovations 2016",
publisher = "Optical Society of America",

}

El-Taher, AE, Stephens, M, Gordienko, V, Forysiak, W, Harper, P & Doran, N 2016, Performance characterisation and limitations of high-gain discrete Raman amplification. in CLEO: Science and Innovations 2016., paper STu1F.6, Optical Society of America, 2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, San Jose, CA, United States, 5/06/16. https://doi.org/10.1364/CLEO_SI.2016.STu1F.6

Performance characterisation and limitations of high-gain discrete Raman amplification. / El-Taher, Atalla E.; Stephens, Marc; Gordienko, Vladimir; Forysiak, Wladek; Harper, Paul; Doran, Nick.

CLEO: Science and Innovations 2016. Optical Society of America, 2016. paper STu1F.6.

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

TY - GEN

T1 - Performance characterisation and limitations of high-gain discrete Raman amplification

AU - El-Taher, Atalla E.

AU - Stephens, Marc

AU - Gordienko, Vladimir

AU - Forysiak, Wladek

AU - Harper, Paul

AU - Doran, Nick

N1 - -

PY - 2016/12/16

Y1 - 2016/12/16

N2 - We experimentally characterise discrete Raman amplification by varying pump power, fibre length and signal feedback level. We achieve up to 35dB gain for < 1dB bit error rate penalty using a fibre length of 8.65km.

AB - We experimentally characterise discrete Raman amplification by varying pump power, fibre length and signal feedback level. We achieve up to 35dB gain for < 1dB bit error rate penalty using a fibre length of 8.65km.

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=85010664755&partnerID=8YFLogxK

U2 - 10.1364/CLEO_SI.2016.STu1F.6

DO - 10.1364/CLEO_SI.2016.STu1F.6

M3 - Conference contribution

AN - SCOPUS:85010664755

BT - CLEO: Science and Innovations 2016

PB - Optical Society of America

ER -