Abstract

We compare three Raman distributed amplification schemes and numerically optimize performance for OPC by minimizing signal power asymmetry. We show that a power asymmetry of 3% can be achieved in a 63 km span with random DFB Raman laser-based amplification.

© 2015 Optical Society of America

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