RIN Transfer Mitigation Technique Using Broadband Incoherent Pump in Distributed Raman Amplified Transmission Systems


The paper reviews the recent advances on RIN transfer mitigation techniques used in distributed Raman amplified long-haul coherent transmission systems. The use of a broadband first order pump in substantial pump to signal RIN transfer mitigation has been demonstrated experimentally in both bidirectional and backward only pumping schemes. The generation process of a novel broadband, low RIN and incoherent pump is also reported in detail. In a 10×120 Gb/s DP-QPSK WDM transmission system, our proposed pumping schemes shows maximum transmission reach up to 8332 km and significant reach extensions compared with conventional low RIN and narrowband Raman pump sources.

Publication DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/ICTON.2018.8473635
Dataset DOI: https://doi.org/10.17036/researchdata.aston.ac.uk.00000356
Divisions: College of Engineering & Physical Sciences
College of Engineering & Physical Sciences > Aston Institute of Photonics Technology (AIPT)
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ISBN: 978-1-5386-6606-7, 978-1-5386-6605-0
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Date Deposited: 08 Oct 2018 10:23
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PURE Output Type: Conference contribution
Published Date: 2018-09-27
Accepted Date: 2018-04-30
Authors: Iqbal, Md Asif (ORCID Profile 0000-0001-7267-5865)
Tan, Mingming (ORCID Profile 0000-0002-0822-8160)
Harper, Paul (ORCID Profile 0000-0002-9495-9911)



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