Dos and Donts for the Emulation of Four-Wave Mixing in 10Gb/s WDM Systems Based on Low-Dispersion Fibre

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

Personal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title

Seve, E.; Antona, J.-C.; Zami, T. (Alcatel-Lucent, Research & Innovation, route de Villejust, 91620 Nozay Cedex - France)

We numerically investigate simulation conditions to accurately emulate the impact of four-wave mixing in 10Gbit/s systems based on low-dispersion fibre, such as the statistical impact of phase/time shifts between channel or combs of channels.