Polarisation independent bi-directional four wave mixing for mid span spectral inversion

Anders Clausen, Alvaro A. Buxens, Henrik Nørskov Poulsen, Leif Katsuo Oxenløwe, Palle Jeppesen

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Abstract

Polarisation independent Four Wave Mixing in a Semiconductor Optical Amplifier used for Mid Span Spectral Inversion (MSSI) is implemented and introduce only 0.9 dB penalty compared to polarisation dependent MSSI. The polarisation dependence in receiver sensitivity is 1 dB.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProc. ECOC'99, vol. 1
Publication date1999
Pages146-147
Publication statusPublished - 1999
Event25th European Conference on Optical Communication - Nice, France
Duration: 26 Sep 199930 Sep 1999
Conference number: 25

Conference

Conference25th European Conference on Optical Communication
Number25
CountryFrance
CityNice
Period26/09/199930/09/1999

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