Characterisation of Linear and Nonlinear Noise of a Dual-Stage Broadband Discrete Raman Amplifier

Iqbal, Md Asif, Krzczanowicz, Lukasz, Al-Khateeb, Mohammad, Phillips, Ian D, Tan, Mingming, Harper, Paul and Forysiak, Wladek (2018). Characterisation of Linear and Nonlinear Noise of a Dual-Stage Broadband Discrete Raman Amplifier. IN: 2018 European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC). IEEE.

Abstract

The linear and nonlinear noise performance of a 70nm, dual-stage, ∼20dB-gain discrete Raman amplifier is characterised experimentally using different second-stage fibres. An advantageous IDF-SMF configuration is identified with an improvement in the nonlinear performance by >1dBQ 2 compared with IDF-DCF configurations.

Publication DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/ECOC.2018.8535394
Dataset DOI: https://doi.org/10.17036/researchdata.aston.ac.uk.00000339
Divisions: Engineering & Applied Sciences
Engineering & Applied Sciences > Institute of Photonics
Engineering & Applied Sciences > Electrical, electronic & power engineering
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Event Title: 2018 European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC)
Event Type: Other
Event Dates: 2018-09-23 - 2018-09-27
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Published Date: 2018-11-15
Authors: Iqbal, Md Asif ( 0000-0001-7267-5865)
Krzczanowicz, Lukasz
Al-Khateeb, Mohammad
Phillips, Ian D ( 0000-0002-2776-8939)
Tan, Mingming ( 0000-0002-0822-8160)
Harper, Paul ( 0000-0002-9495-9911)
Forysiak, Wladek ( 0000-0001-5411-1193)

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