Analysis of Birefringence Effect in Long Period Gratings through Measurements of Chromatic and Polarization Mode Dispersions

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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Bette, S.; Caucheteur, C.; Wuilpart, M.; Mgret, P. (Service dElectromagnetisme et de Tlcommunications, Facult Polytechnique de Mons, Boulevard Dolez 31, 7000 Mons (BELGIUM))
Garcia-Olcina, R.; Sales, S.; Capmany, J. (ITEAM Research Institute, Universidad Politcnica de Valencia, 46022 Valencia (SPAIN))

We model the relationship that exists between the chromatic dispersion and differential group delay in LPG. Our theory, confirmed by experimental results, gives a deeper knowledge of birefringent LPG properties which are complex to model.