Abstract

We discuss intrinsic compromises between measurement speed and accuracy of swept wavelength measurement systems. Side-effects reducing measurement accuracy are demonstrated and explained. Setup precautions and post-processing improvements are suggested.

© 2001 Optical Society of America

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