Reduced Four-Wave Mixing Crosstalk in a Short Fibre Optical Parametric Amplifier
Conference: ECOC 2009 - 35th European Conference on Optical Communication
09/20/2009 - 09/24/2009 at Vienna, Austria
Proceedings: ECOC 2009
Pages: 2Language: englishTyp: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Jamshidifar, Mehdi; Vedadi, Armand; Marhic, Michel E. (IAT, School of Engineering, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea, UK SA2 8PP)
Four-wave mixing crosstalk in a fibre OPA has been reduced by 16dB by decreasing the fibre length from 340m to 50m and increasing the pump power to maintain the gain at 20dB.