5,745 km DWDM transcontinental field trial using 10 Gbit/s dispersion managed solitons and dynamic gain equalization

Pratt, A.R., Harper, P., Alleston, S.B., Bontemps, P., Charbonnier, B., Forysiak, W., Gleeson, L., Govan, D.S., Jones, G.L., Nesset, D., Nijhof, J.H.B., Phillips, I.D., Stephens, M.F.C., Walsh, A.P., Widdowson, T. and Doran, N.J. (2003). 5,745 km DWDM transcontinental field trial using 10 Gbit/s dispersion managed solitons and dynamic gain equalization. IN: Optical Fiber Communications Conference, 2003. A.A., Sawchuk (ed.) Techincal digest, 3 . IEEE.


Error free unregenerated transmission is demonstrated looped-back over 5,745 km (62 spans) of installed SSMF along the Adelaide-Perth leg of the IP1 Australia network, which is now the world's longest commercially deployed unregenerated 10 Gbit/s DWDM terrestrial transmission system. © 2000 Optical Society of America.

Publication DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/OFC.2003.1248607
Divisions: Engineering & Applied Sciences > Institute of Photonics
Engineering & Applied Sciences > Electrical, electronic & power engineering
Engineering & Applied Sciences
Event Title: Optical Fiber Communications Conference 2003
Event Type: Other
Event Dates: 2003-03-23 - 2003-03-28
Uncontrolled Keywords: amplification,bandwidth,bit error rate,equalizers,liquid crystals,optimization,sensitivity analysis,single mode fibers,solitons,spectrum analysis,waveguides,gain equalization,transcontinental fields,dense wavelength division multiplexing
Full Text Link: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articleDetails.jsp?arnumber=1248607
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Published Date: 2003-03
Authors: Pratt, A.R.
Harper, P.
Alleston, S.B.
Bontemps, P.
Charbonnier, B.
Forysiak, W. ( 0000-0001-5411-1193)
Gleeson, L.
Govan, D.S.
Jones, G.L.
Nesset, D.
Nijhof, J.H.B.
Phillips, I.D. ( 0000-0002-2776-8939)
Stephens, M.F.C. ( 0000-0002-6533-1893)
Walsh, A.P.
Widdowson, T.
Doran, N.J.

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