The nonlinear Shannon limit and the need for new fibres


This paper will review the current understanding of the so called nonlinear Shannon limit, and will speculate on methods to approach the limit through new system configurations, and increase the limit using new optical fibres.

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Divisions: Engineering & Applied Sciences > Electrical, Electronic & Power Engineering
Engineering & Applied Sciences > Aston Institute of Photonics Technology
Additional Information: A. D. Ellis, "The nonlinear Shannon limit and the need for new fibres", Nonlinear Optics and Applications VI, 84340H; 2012. Copyright (2012) Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers. One print or electronic copy may be made for personal use only. Systematic reproduction and distribution, duplication of any material in this paper for a fee or for commercial purposes, or modification of the content of the paper are prohibited.
Event Title: Nonlinear Optics and Applications VI
Event Type: Other
Event Dates: 2012-04-16 - 2012-04-18
Uncontrolled Keywords: capacity limit,nonlinear optics,optical communications,Applied Mathematics,Computer Science Applications,Electrical and Electronic Engineering,Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials,Condensed Matter Physics
ISBN: 978-0-8194-9126-8
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PURE Output Type: Conference contribution
Published Date: 2012-06-20
Authors: Ellis, A.D. ( 0000-0002-0417-0547)



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