## Coherent and Nonlinear Lightwave CommunicationsThis is a practical source on recent developments in coherent and nonlinear lightwave communications. The book systematically presents up-to-date explanations of all the relevant physical principles and recent research in this emerging area. Providing an unparallelled engineering-level treatment (with 700 equations), this reference also describes the progression of coherent and nonlinear technology from yesterday's experimental field to today's practical applications tool. This work is intended as a tool for research telecommunication engineers, applications engineers working with broadband telecom systems and networks, and postgraduate students. |

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The results of calculating four values of phase-noise standard deviations (<r„ =

0.0, 0.25, 0.4, and 0.5 rad) are shown in

error probability can be obtained by choosing a more appropriate expression for

the ...

The results of calculating four values of phase-noise standard deviations (<r„ =

0.0, 0.25, 0.4, and 0.5 rad) are shown in

**Figure**2.14. More precise results forerror probability can be obtained by choosing a more appropriate expression for

the ...

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wavelength shift, 5A = (A,, - A,), for silica-based optical fibers is shown in

6.2. The amplification coefficient refers to the pump wavelength \p= 1.3 fjm.

dopants ...

wavelength shift, 5A = (A,, - A,), for silica-based optical fibers is shown in

**Figure**6.2. The amplification coefficient refers to the pump wavelength \p= 1.3 fjm.

**Figure**6.2 is obtained by fitting the experimental results from [2] and [3] . Thedopants ...

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Phase matching in the multimode (rather, dual mode) and single-mode optical

fibers is shown in

Parameters b and V from

Phase matching in the multimode (rather, dual mode) and single-mode optical

fibers is shown in

**Figure**6.4.**Figure**6.4(a) illustrates the dual-mode optical fiber.Parameters b and V from

**Figure**6.4 have their usual meaning of normalized ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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### Contents

Coherent Optical Receiver Sensitivity | 15 |

Optical Transmitters for Coherent Lightwave Systems | 61 |

Optical Receivers for Coherent Lightwave Systems | 101 |

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