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Effect of cross channel interference on the BER of WDM optical systems using self-seeded gain-switched pulse sources

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2 Author(s)
Anandarajah, P. ; Sch. of Electron. Eng., Dublin City Univ., Ireland ; Barry, L.P.

We experimentally investigate the effect of the pulse side mode suppression ratio (SMSR) on the performance of self-seeded gain-switched (SSGS) pulse sources in a WDM-type system by examining how the received bit-error-rate (BER) of one channel is affected by varying the SMSR of adjacent channels. Our results show that any degradation in SMSR of the pulse sources may significantly affect the performance of the WDM system

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Lasers and Electro-Optics Society, 2001. LEOS 2001. The 14th Annual Meeting of the IEEE  (Volume:1 )

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