PM/AM and AM/PM Conversions in Linear Optical Fibers

  • Enrico Forestieri


A general approach to analyze the conversions between amplitude (or intensity) and phase modulation in any linear system is presented. The proposed approach is applied to the propagation of signal through a linear dispersive single mode fiber. In this case, well known approximations valid for the small signal regime are derived from the one presented here as special cases.


Mean Square Error Output Intensity Chromatic Dispersion Fiber Output Output Phase 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Enrico Forestieri
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  1. 1.Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell’InformazioneUniversità di ParmaItaly

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