We report a new method for polarization-independent cross-phase modulation in nonlinear fiber. The technique utilizes fiber birefringence to eliminate polarization dependence. We successfully applied the technique for polarization independent demultiplexing at 80 Gb/s.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

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