Nonlinear frequency shifting of optical NRZ pulses induced by electrostriction in fibers

Year: 1998

Authors: Fellegara A., Wabnitz S.

Autors Affiliation: Italtel Spa, Milanese, Italy

Abstract: The electrostrictive nonlinearity in optical fibers leads to cross-phase modulation between the pulses of a periodical train. First measurements of the resulting nonlinear frequency shift across the bit profiles agree well with the theoretical predictions.

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KeyWords: Electrostriction; Light measurement; Light modulation; Nonlinear optics, Nonlinear optical frequency shifting, Optical fibers
DOI: 10000000000