Reduced Crosstalk, Polarization Insensitive Fiber Optical Parametric Amplifier (PI FOPA) for WDM Applications

Marc F. Stephens, Vladimir Gordienko, Nick Doran

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Abstract

We demonstrate a novel PI FOPA architecture with up to 11.5dB reduction of WDM crosstalk over a conventional scheme when amplifying 22 channels at 10dB to 20dB net gain. Noise figure is increased by ≤1.5dB.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2018 Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exposition, OFC 2018 - Proceedings
PublisherOptical Society of America
PagesW3D.4
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)9781943580385
ISBN (Print)978-1-943580-38-5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 15 Mar 2018
Event2018 Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exposition, OFC 2018 - San Diego, United States
Duration: 11 Mar 201815 Mar 2018

Conference

Conference2018 Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exposition, OFC 2018
CountryUnited States
CitySan Diego
Period11/03/1815/03/18

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Stephens, M. F., Gordienko, V., & Doran, N. (2018). Reduced Crosstalk, Polarization Insensitive Fiber Optical Parametric Amplifier (PI FOPA) for WDM Applications. In 2018 Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exposition, OFC 2018 - Proceedings (pp. W3D.4). Optical Society of America. https://doi.org/10.1364/OFC.2018.W3D.4