Analysis of the Spectral Efficiency of Filter-Assisted Wavelength Conversion for Polarity-Preserving Operation

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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Melo, Alessandro M.; Petermann, Klaus (Technische Universitt Berlin, Sekr. HFT-4, Einsteinufer 25, 10587 Berlin, Germany)

We investigated by means of numerical simulations the influence of the data duty-cycle on the efficiency of filter-assisted wavelength conversion. The data polarity is kept without the need of an additional notch filter.