Noise statistics of fiber optical parametric amplifiers
Paper in proceedings, 2006

We show both theoretically and experimentally that the probability density function of a signal amplified by parametric amplifiers with pump excess noise is non-Gaussian and asymmetric. This impacts the relationship between the noise figure and the bit-error rate

Author

Per Kylemark

Chalmers, Microtechnology and Nanoscience (MC2), Photonics

Magnus Karlsson

Chalmers, Microtechnology and Nanoscience (MC2), Photonics

Thomas Torounidis

Chalmers, Microtechnology and Nanoscience (MC2), Photonics

Peter Andrekson

Chalmers, Microtechnology and Nanoscience (MC2), Photonics

OFC/NFOEC 2006. 2006 Optical Fiber Communication Conference and National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference

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10/7/2017