Abstract

We simulate propagation of RZ pulses at 10 Gb/s over ten 100 km fiber spans. We find that a dispersion management (DM) scheme with normal dispersion in the first segment of each span produces higher information rate and lower BER in a maximum-likelihood receiver than does the opposite DM scheme.

© 2004 Optical Society of America

PDF Article

References

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription