Optimization of soliton transmissions in dispersion-managed fiber links

Year: 1998

Authors: Wald M., Uzunov I.M., Lederer F., Wabnitz S.

Autors Affiliation: Inst. Festkorpertheorie Theor. O., Universität Jena, Max-Wien-Platz 1, D-07743 Jena, Germany; Institute of Electronics, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, boul. Tsarigradsko shosse 72, Sofia 1784, Bulgaria; Laboratoire de Physique, Université de Bourgogne, Av. A. Savary 9, 21011 Dijon, France

Abstract: We propose a simple optimization criterion (including the best launch point position in-between amplifiers) for the design of soliton transmission lines. The present approach is shown to minimize energy scattering from the solitons into the continuum.


Volume: 145 (1-6)      Pages from: 48  to: 52

More Information: M. Wald, I.M. Uzunov, and F. Lederer acknowledge a grant from the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (Innovationskolleg Ink 1/A1). The work was carried out in the framework of the COST 241 initiative of the European Union.
KeyWords: Electromagnetic dispersion; Light transmission; Optical fibers; Optimization; Solitons, Dispersion managed fiber links; Optical solitons; Soliton transmissions, Optical links
DOI: 10.1016/S0030-4018(97)00363-5