Abstract

We demonstrate essentially distortionless 50km fiber transmission for 500fs pulses, using dispersion-compensating fiber and a programmable pulse shaper as a spectral phase equalizer. This distance is approximately five times longer than previously achieved at similar pulse widths.

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  1. J. P. Turkiewicz, E. Tangdiongga, G. D. Khoe, H. de Waardt, W. Schairer, H. Rohde, G. Lehmann, E. S. R. Sikora, Y. R. Zhou, A. Lord, and D. Payne, in Optical Fiber Communication Conference, Vol. 95 of OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper PDP1.
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    [CrossRef]
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2005 (2)

Z. Jiang, D. S. Seo, S.-D. Yang, D. E. Leaird, R. V. Roussev, C. Langrock, M. M. Fejer, and A. M. Weiner, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett.,  17, 705 (2005).
[CrossRef]

Z. Jiang, D. S. Seo, S.-D. Yang, D. E. Leaird, R. V. Roussev, C. Langrock, M. M. Fejer, and A. M. Weiner, J. Lightwave Technol. 23, 143 (2005).
[CrossRef]

2001 (1)

2000 (1)

A. M. Weiner, Rev. Sci. Instrum. 71, 1929 (2000).
[CrossRef]

1999 (2)

1998 (2)

E. Yoshida, T. Yamamoto, A. Sahara, and M. Nakazawa, Electron. Lett. 34, 1004 (1998).
[CrossRef]

C. C. Chang, H. P. Sardesai, and A. M. Weiner, Opt. Lett. 23, 283 (1998).
[CrossRef]

1992 (1)

A. M. Weiner, D. E. Leaird, J. S. Patel, and J. R. Wullert, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 28, 908 (1992).
[CrossRef]

Binjrajka, V.

Chang, C. C.

de Waardt, H.

J. P. Turkiewicz, E. Tangdiongga, G. D. Khoe, H. de Waardt, W. Schairer, H. Rohde, G. Lehmann, E. S. R. Sikora, Y. R. Zhou, A. Lord, and D. Payne, in Optical Fiber Communication Conference, Vol. 95 of OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper PDP1.

Fejer, M. M.

Z. Jiang, D. S. Seo, S.-D. Yang, D. E. Leaird, R. V. Roussev, C. Langrock, M. M. Fejer, and A. M. Weiner, J. Lightwave Technol. 23, 143 (2005).
[CrossRef]

Z. Jiang, D. S. Seo, S.-D. Yang, D. E. Leaird, R. V. Roussev, C. Langrock, M. M. Fejer, and A. M. Weiner, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett.,  17, 705 (2005).
[CrossRef]

Jiang, Z.

Z. Jiang, D. S. Seo, S.-D. Yang, D. E. Leaird, R. V. Roussev, C. Langrock, M. M. Fejer, and A. M. Weiner, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett.,  17, 705 (2005).
[CrossRef]

Z. Jiang, D. S. Seo, S.-D. Yang, D. E. Leaird, R. V. Roussev, C. Langrock, M. M. Fejer, and A. M. Weiner, J. Lightwave Technol. 23, 143 (2005).
[CrossRef]

Khoe, G. D.

J. P. Turkiewicz, E. Tangdiongga, G. D. Khoe, H. de Waardt, W. Schairer, H. Rohde, G. Lehmann, E. S. R. Sikora, Y. R. Zhou, A. Lord, and D. Payne, in Optical Fiber Communication Conference, Vol. 95 of OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper PDP1.

Langrock, C.

Z. Jiang, D. S. Seo, S.-D. Yang, D. E. Leaird, R. V. Roussev, C. Langrock, M. M. Fejer, and A. M. Weiner, J. Lightwave Technol. 23, 143 (2005).
[CrossRef]

Z. Jiang, D. S. Seo, S.-D. Yang, D. E. Leaird, R. V. Roussev, C. Langrock, M. M. Fejer, and A. M. Weiner, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett.,  17, 705 (2005).
[CrossRef]

Leaird, D. E.

Z. Jiang, D. S. Seo, S.-D. Yang, D. E. Leaird, R. V. Roussev, C. Langrock, M. M. Fejer, and A. M. Weiner, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett.,  17, 705 (2005).
[CrossRef]

Z. Jiang, D. S. Seo, S.-D. Yang, D. E. Leaird, R. V. Roussev, C. Langrock, M. M. Fejer, and A. M. Weiner, J. Lightwave Technol. 23, 143 (2005).
[CrossRef]

A. M. Weiner, D. E. Leaird, J. S. Patel, and J. R. Wullert, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 28, 908 (1992).
[CrossRef]

Lehmann, G.

J. P. Turkiewicz, E. Tangdiongga, G. D. Khoe, H. de Waardt, W. Schairer, H. Rohde, G. Lehmann, E. S. R. Sikora, Y. R. Zhou, A. Lord, and D. Payne, in Optical Fiber Communication Conference, Vol. 95 of OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper PDP1.

Lord, A.

J. P. Turkiewicz, E. Tangdiongga, G. D. Khoe, H. de Waardt, W. Schairer, H. Rohde, G. Lehmann, E. S. R. Sikora, Y. R. Zhou, A. Lord, and D. Payne, in Optical Fiber Communication Conference, Vol. 95 of OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper PDP1.

Nagel, J.

C. D. Poole and J. Nagel, in Optical Fiber Telecommunications, I. P. Kaminow and T. L. Koch, eds. (Academic, 1997), Vol. IIIA.

Nakazawa, M.

T. Yamamoto and M. Nakazawa, Opt. Lett. 26, 647 (2001).
[CrossRef]

E. Yoshida, T. Yamamoto, A. Sahara, and M. Nakazawa, Electron. Lett. 34, 1004 (1998).
[CrossRef]

Patel, J. S.

A. M. Weiner, D. E. Leaird, J. S. Patel, and J. R. Wullert, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 28, 908 (1992).
[CrossRef]

Payne, D.

J. P. Turkiewicz, E. Tangdiongga, G. D. Khoe, H. de Waardt, W. Schairer, H. Rohde, G. Lehmann, E. S. R. Sikora, Y. R. Zhou, A. Lord, and D. Payne, in Optical Fiber Communication Conference, Vol. 95 of OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper PDP1.

Poole, C. D.

C. D. Poole and J. Nagel, in Optical Fiber Telecommunications, I. P. Kaminow and T. L. Koch, eds. (Academic, 1997), Vol. IIIA.

Rohde, H.

J. P. Turkiewicz, E. Tangdiongga, G. D. Khoe, H. de Waardt, W. Schairer, H. Rohde, G. Lehmann, E. S. R. Sikora, Y. R. Zhou, A. Lord, and D. Payne, in Optical Fiber Communication Conference, Vol. 95 of OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper PDP1.

Roussev, R. V.

Z. Jiang, D. S. Seo, S.-D. Yang, D. E. Leaird, R. V. Roussev, C. Langrock, M. M. Fejer, and A. M. Weiner, J. Lightwave Technol. 23, 143 (2005).
[CrossRef]

Z. Jiang, D. S. Seo, S.-D. Yang, D. E. Leaird, R. V. Roussev, C. Langrock, M. M. Fejer, and A. M. Weiner, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett.,  17, 705 (2005).
[CrossRef]

Sahara, A.

E. Yoshida, T. Yamamoto, A. Sahara, and M. Nakazawa, Electron. Lett. 34, 1004 (1998).
[CrossRef]

Sardesai, H. P.

Schairer, W.

J. P. Turkiewicz, E. Tangdiongga, G. D. Khoe, H. de Waardt, W. Schairer, H. Rohde, G. Lehmann, E. S. R. Sikora, Y. R. Zhou, A. Lord, and D. Payne, in Optical Fiber Communication Conference, Vol. 95 of OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper PDP1.

Seo, D. S.

Z. Jiang, D. S. Seo, S.-D. Yang, D. E. Leaird, R. V. Roussev, C. Langrock, M. M. Fejer, and A. M. Weiner, J. Lightwave Technol. 23, 143 (2005).
[CrossRef]

Z. Jiang, D. S. Seo, S.-D. Yang, D. E. Leaird, R. V. Roussev, C. Langrock, M. M. Fejer, and A. M. Weiner, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett.,  17, 705 (2005).
[CrossRef]

Shen, S.

Sikora, E. S. R.

J. P. Turkiewicz, E. Tangdiongga, G. D. Khoe, H. de Waardt, W. Schairer, H. Rohde, G. Lehmann, E. S. R. Sikora, Y. R. Zhou, A. Lord, and D. Payne, in Optical Fiber Communication Conference, Vol. 95 of OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper PDP1.

Tangdiongga, E.

J. P. Turkiewicz, E. Tangdiongga, G. D. Khoe, H. de Waardt, W. Schairer, H. Rohde, G. Lehmann, E. S. R. Sikora, Y. R. Zhou, A. Lord, and D. Payne, in Optical Fiber Communication Conference, Vol. 95 of OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper PDP1.

Turkiewicz, J. P.

J. P. Turkiewicz, E. Tangdiongga, G. D. Khoe, H. de Waardt, W. Schairer, H. Rohde, G. Lehmann, E. S. R. Sikora, Y. R. Zhou, A. Lord, and D. Payne, in Optical Fiber Communication Conference, Vol. 95 of OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper PDP1.

Weiner, A. M.

Z. Jiang, D. S. Seo, S.-D. Yang, D. E. Leaird, R. V. Roussev, C. Langrock, M. M. Fejer, and A. M. Weiner, J. Lightwave Technol. 23, 143 (2005).
[CrossRef]

Z. Jiang, D. S. Seo, S.-D. Yang, D. E. Leaird, R. V. Roussev, C. Langrock, M. M. Fejer, and A. M. Weiner, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett.,  17, 705 (2005).
[CrossRef]

A. M. Weiner, Rev. Sci. Instrum. 71, 1929 (2000).
[CrossRef]

S. Shen and A. M. Weiner, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 11, 827 (1999).
[CrossRef]

S. Shen, C. C. Chang, H. P. Sardesai, V. Binjrajka, and A. M. Weiner, J. Lightwave Technol. 17, 452 (1999).
[CrossRef]

C. C. Chang, H. P. Sardesai, and A. M. Weiner, Opt. Lett. 23, 283 (1998).
[CrossRef]

A. M. Weiner, D. E. Leaird, J. S. Patel, and J. R. Wullert, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 28, 908 (1992).
[CrossRef]

Wullert, J. R.

A. M. Weiner, D. E. Leaird, J. S. Patel, and J. R. Wullert, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 28, 908 (1992).
[CrossRef]

Yamamoto, T.

T. Yamamoto and M. Nakazawa, Opt. Lett. 26, 647 (2001).
[CrossRef]

E. Yoshida, T. Yamamoto, A. Sahara, and M. Nakazawa, Electron. Lett. 34, 1004 (1998).
[CrossRef]

Yang, S.-D.

Z. Jiang, D. S. Seo, S.-D. Yang, D. E. Leaird, R. V. Roussev, C. Langrock, M. M. Fejer, and A. M. Weiner, J. Lightwave Technol. 23, 143 (2005).
[CrossRef]

Z. Jiang, D. S. Seo, S.-D. Yang, D. E. Leaird, R. V. Roussev, C. Langrock, M. M. Fejer, and A. M. Weiner, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett.,  17, 705 (2005).
[CrossRef]

Yoshida, E.

E. Yoshida, T. Yamamoto, A. Sahara, and M. Nakazawa, Electron. Lett. 34, 1004 (1998).
[CrossRef]

Zhou, Y. R.

J. P. Turkiewicz, E. Tangdiongga, G. D. Khoe, H. de Waardt, W. Schairer, H. Rohde, G. Lehmann, E. S. R. Sikora, Y. R. Zhou, A. Lord, and D. Payne, in Optical Fiber Communication Conference, Vol. 95 of OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper PDP1.

Electron. Lett. (1)

E. Yoshida, T. Yamamoto, A. Sahara, and M. Nakazawa, Electron. Lett. 34, 1004 (1998).
[CrossRef]

IEEE J. Quantum Electron. (1)

A. M. Weiner, D. E. Leaird, J. S. Patel, and J. R. Wullert, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 28, 908 (1992).
[CrossRef]

IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. (2)

Z. Jiang, D. S. Seo, S.-D. Yang, D. E. Leaird, R. V. Roussev, C. Langrock, M. M. Fejer, and A. M. Weiner, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett.,  17, 705 (2005).
[CrossRef]

S. Shen and A. M. Weiner, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 11, 827 (1999).
[CrossRef]

J. Lightwave Technol. (2)

Opt. Lett. (2)

Rev. Sci. Instrum. (1)

A. M. Weiner, Rev. Sci. Instrum. 71, 1929 (2000).
[CrossRef]

Other (2)

C. D. Poole and J. Nagel, in Optical Fiber Telecommunications, I. P. Kaminow and T. L. Koch, eds. (Academic, 1997), Vol. IIIA.

J. P. Turkiewicz, E. Tangdiongga, G. D. Khoe, H. de Waardt, W. Schairer, H. Rohde, G. Lehmann, E. S. R. Sikora, Y. R. Zhou, A. Lord, and D. Payne, in Optical Fiber Communication Conference, Vol. 95 of OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper PDP1.

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Figures (5)

Fig. 1
Fig. 1

Experimental apparatus.

Fig. 2
Fig. 2

Intensity cross correlation with and without a SMF–DCF module, demonstrating distortionless 50 km fiber transmission for sub- 500 fs pulses.

Fig. 3
Fig. 3

Intensity cross correlation for various pulse shaper settings. Inset, unwrapped version of the phase profile applied by the pulse shaper. The actual phase profile that is applied is modulo 2 π .

Fig. 4
Fig. 4

Intensity cross correlation for different pulse shaper settings by insertion of an additional 120 m SMF for complete second-order DC. Inset, unwrapped phase profile applied by the pulse shaper (again the actual phase is applied modulo 2 π ).

Fig. 5
Fig. 5

(a) Spectra before the 50 km fiber link. (b) Spectra out of the 50 km fiber link, showing spectral variation caused by PMD. Both (a) and (b) were measured through a polarizer; the three traces represent different polarization components. (c) Intensity autocorrelation for PSP versus non-PSP at fiber link input.

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