Seeding of Modulation Instability in a Nonlinear Fiber Ring Cavity
Conference: ECOC 2016 - 42nd European Conference on Optical Communication
09/18/2016 - 09/22/2016 at Düsseldorf, Deutschland
Proceedings: ECOC 2016
Pages: 3Language: englishTyp: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Bendahmane, Abdelkrim; Fatome, Julien; Finot, Christophe; Millot, Guy; Kibler, Bertrand (Laboratoire Interdisciplinaire Carnot de Bourgogne UMR 6303 CNRS-UBFC, 21078 Dijon, France)
We experimentally and numerically investigate the impact of coherent and incoherent seeding of the modulation instability process in a nonlinear fiber ring cavity. Our results highlight the sensitivity of the nonlinear dynamics in term of sideband bandwidth and temporal coherence.