Analysis of nonlinear polarization-mode dispersion in optical fibers with randomly varying birefringence

P. K A Wai*, W. L. Kath, C. R. Menyuk, J. Zhang

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Abstract

The nonlinear polarization-mode dispersion (PMD) of optical fibers is studied using the Manakov-PMD equations. While nonlinear polarization-mode dispersion poses no threat to standard communication systems, it will in principle affect very-high-data-rate systems.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationConference on Optical Fiber Communication, Technical Digest Series
Editors Anon
PublisherIEEE
Pages257-258
Number of pages2
StatePublished - Jan 1 1997
EventProceedings of the 1997 Conference on Optical Fiber Communications - Dallas, TX, USA
Duration: Feb 16 1997Feb 21 1997

Other

OtherProceedings of the 1997 Conference on Optical Fiber Communications
CityDallas, TX, USA
Period2/16/972/21/97

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Science(all)
  • Engineering(all)

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