Measurement of mean fiber DGD using asynchronous delay-tap sampling

Trevor B. Anderson, Ken Clarke, Sarah D. Dods, Jonathan C. Li, Bipin S. Pillai, Lynn Nelson, Martin Birk, Guodong Zhang, Peter Magill

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Abstract

We demonstrate measurement of mean fiber DGD using asynchronous delay-tap
sampling in a 10Gbit/s WDM test-bed. With and without polarization scrambling, mean DGD values of 30.5ps and 26.2ps were measured on 31ps all-order PMD fiber.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of Conference on Optical Fiber Communication, collocated National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference (OFC/NFOEC 2010)
EditorsScott Hamilton, Robert Jopson, Mehran Esfandiari
Place of PublicationUSA
PublisherIEEE, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Number of pages3
Publication statusPublished - 2010
Externally publishedYes
EventOptical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition and the National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference 2010 - San Diego, California, USA, San Diego, United States of America
Duration: 21 Mar 201025 Mar 2010

Conference

ConferenceOptical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition and the National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference 2010
Abbreviated titleOFC/NFOEC 2010
CountryUnited States of America
CitySan Diego
Period21/03/1025/03/10

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Anderson, T. B., Clarke, K., Dods, S. D., Li, J. C., Pillai, B. S., Nelson, L., ... Magill, P. (2010). Measurement of mean fiber DGD using asynchronous delay-tap sampling. In S. Hamilton, R. Jopson, & M. Esfandiari (Eds.), Proceedings of Conference on Optical Fiber Communication, collocated National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference (OFC/NFOEC 2010) USA: IEEE, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.