Measurement of Fiber Chromatic Dispersion Using Spectral Interferometry with Modulation of Dispersed Laser Pulses

Conference: ECOC 2009 - 35th European Conference on Optical Communication
09/20/2009 - 09/24/2009 at Vienna, Austria

Proceedings: ECOC 2009

Pages: 2Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Berger, Naum K.; Levit, Boris; Fischer, Baruch (Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Department of Electrical Engineering, Haifa, 32000, Israel)

We propose and experimentally demonstrate a simple accurate method for fiber dispersion measurement based on modulation of laser pulses stretched by the tested fiber. The spectral interferometry is implemented without an interferometer and the results are insensitive to environmental conditions.