Time domain all-optical signal processing at a RZ optical receiver

Boscolo, Sonia, Turitsyn, Sergei K. and Blow, Keith J. (2005). Time domain all-optical signal processing at a RZ optical receiver. Optics Express, 13 (16), pp. 6217-6227.


We propose a new all-optical signal processing technique to enhance the performance of a return-to-zero optical receiver, which is based on nonlinear temporal pulse broadening and flattening in a normal dispersion fiber and subsequent slicing of the pulse temporal waveform. The potential of the method is demonstrated by application to timing jitter-and noise-limited transmission at 40 Gbit/s. © 2005 Optical Society of America.

Publication DOI: https://doi.org/10.1364/OPEX.13.006217
Divisions: Engineering & Applied Sciences > Aston Institute of Photonics Technology
Engineering & Applied Sciences > Electrical, Electronic & Power Engineering
Engineering & Applied Sciences > Systems analytics research institute (SARI)
Engineering & Applied Sciences > Adaptive communications networks research group
Additional Information: © 2005 OSA This paper was published in Optics Express and is made available as an electronic reprint with the permission of OSA. The paper can be found at the following URL on the OSA website: http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OPEX.13.006217. Systematic or multiple reproduction or distribution to multiple locations via electronic or other means is prohibited and is subject to penalties under law.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
Full Text Link:
Related URLs: http://www.scop ... tnerID=8YFLogxK (Scopus URL)
http://www.opti ... I=oe-13-16-6217 (Publisher URL)
PURE Output Type: Article
Published Date: 2005-08-08
Authors: Boscolo, Sonia ( 0000-0001-5388-2893)
Turitsyn, Sergei K. ( 0000-0003-0101-3834)
Blow, Keith J. ( 0000-0002-7859-3438)



Version: Published Version

Export / Share Citation


Additional statistics for this record