Erbium-doped fiber amplifiers (EDFAs) with broad signal bandwidth, low NF and high output power, and transmission characteristic improvement using chromatic dispersion management and modulation format are required for long-haul, wavelength-division multiplexing (WDM) transmission systems.1–5

© 1997 Optical Society of America

PDF Article
More Like This
A Quarter Tb/s WDM Transmission Experiments over 2,526 km of Twenty-four, 10.664-Gb/s Data Channels using RZ Modulation Format

Takafumi Terahara, Takao Naito, Naomasa Shimojoh, Hiroyuki Iwata, Susumu Kinoshita, and Terumi Chikama
SN16 Optical Amplifiers and Their Applications (OAA) 1997

20-nm signal bandwidth after 147-amplifier chain using long-period gain-equalizers

Takao Naito, Takafumi Terahara, Naomasa Shimojoh, Toshiki Tanaka, Terumi Chikama, and Masuo Suyama
ThO4 Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC) 1998

Eight-channels 2.5 Gblt/s WDM signal transmission over 9,000 km by the gain equalized optical amplifier repeaters

Tomohiro Otani, Toshio Kawazawa, and Koji Goto
CThI5 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) 1997


You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
Login to access OSA Member Subscription