Prospects for inserting parametric amplifiers in optical communication networks

M.E. Marhic, N.J. Doran

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

Abstract

We investigate to what extent the unique features of OPAs (large bandwidths, 0 dB noise figure, phase conjugation, signal regeneration) can be combined and exploited in future long-haul communication networks. Network PMD can complicate the use of phase-sensitive amplification.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2011 13th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks
PublisherIEEE
Number of pages4
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-4577-0880-0, 978-1-4577-0882-4
ISBN (Print)978-1-4577-0881-7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011
Event13th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks - Stockholm, Sweden
Duration: 26 Jun 201130 Jun 2011

Publication series

NameIEEE Conference Publications
PublisherIEEE
ISSN (Print)2162-7339

Conference

Conference13th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks
Abbreviated titleICTON 2011
CountrySweden
CityStockholm
Period26/06/1130/06/11

Keywords

  • optical communication
  • fiber nonlinearities
  • noise figure
  • optical parametric amplification
  • polarization mode dispersion

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  • Research Output

    • 2 Conference contribution
    • 1 Other chapter contribution

    New developments in the study of optical parabolic pulses in normally dispersive fibers

    Hammani, K., Finot, C., Bale, B. G. & Boscolo, S., Aug 2011, 2011 13th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks . IEEE, 4 p. Tu.B2.6. (Conference publications).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther chapter contribution

  • Time-varying airy pulses

    Nerukh, A., Zolotariov, D. & Nerukh, D., Nov 2011, 2011 13th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks . IEEE, 4 p. Tu.A1.5. (IEEE Conference Publications).

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

  • Two-section fiber optic Raman polarizer for high-speed transmission systems

    Sergeyev, S. V. & Popov, S., Nov 2011, 2011 13th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks . IEEE, 4 p. Th.A6.7. (IEEE Conference Publications).

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

  • Cite this

    Marhic, M. E., & Doran, N. J. (2011). Prospects for inserting parametric amplifiers in optical communication networks. In 2011 13th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks [Tu.C1.3] (IEEE Conference Publications). IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/ICTON.2011.5970949