Low Noise Fiber Raman Amplifiers using a Raman Ring Fiber Oscillator

Conference: ECOC 2007 - 33rd European Conference and Exhibition of Optical Communication
09/16/2007 - 09/20/2007 at Berlin, Germany

Proceedings: ECOC 2007

Pages: 2Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Ahn, J. T.; Seo, H. S.; Park, B. J. (IT Convergence and Components Lab, Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute, 161 Gajeong-dong, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon, 305-700, Republic of Korea)

We propose two fiber Raman amplifier schemes based on Raman ring fiber oscillator to reduce double Rayleigh scattering noise at high gains and successfully demonstrate their low noise characteristics by measuring bit-error-rate data at 10Gb/s.