40 Gb/s Wavelength Conversion in a Cascade of an SOA and a NOLM and Demonstration of Extinction Ratio Improvement

Jianjun Yu, Palle Jeppesen

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Abstract

We demonstrate that ER can be improved when a NOLM is used as a wavelength conversion media. At 40 Gb/s, and ER of 7 dB for a converted signal generated by XGM in an SOA is improved to an ER of 10 dB after wavelength conversion in a NOLM.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationElectronics Letters
Volumevol. 36, issue 11
PublisherIEEE
Publication date2000
Publication statusPublished - 2000
Event26th European Congress on Optical Communication - Munich, Germany
Duration: 3 Sep 20007 Sep 2000
Conference number: 26

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Conference26th European Congress on Optical Communication
Number26
CountryGermany
CityMunich
Period03/09/200007/09/2000

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