Evidence of noise compression by cross gain compression in SQAs

G. Contestabile, R. Proietti, N. Calabretta, L. Giorgi, E. Ciaramella

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Effective compression of the noise distributions in optical NRZ signals by exploiting Cross-Gain-Compression in SOAs is reported. First transmission results show that this simple technique can be used for all-optical 2R regeneration without wavelength conversion.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2006 Optical Fiber Communication Conference and the National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, 5-10 March 2006, Anaheim, California
Place of PublicationPiscataway
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
ISBN (Print)1557528039, 9781557528032
Publication statusPublished - 2006
Event2006 Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC 2006) - Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, United States
Duration: 5 Mar 20065 Mar 2006


Conference2006 Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC 2006)
Abbreviated titleOFC 2006
Country/TerritoryUnited States
OtherOFC/NFOEC 2006


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