Abstract

Large-capacity, long-haul wavelength-division-multiplexing (WDM) transm1ss1on systems require broad WDM signal bandwidth, which can be expanded with broadband erbium-doped fiber amplifier (EDFA),1 gain-equalizer (GEQ),2,3 and pre-emphasis at the transmitter.

© 1999 Optical Society of America

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