Accession Number:

ADA446805

Title:

Maximizing Optical Power Throughput in Long Fiber Optic Links

Descriptive Note:

Memorandum rept. 1 Nov 2005-10 Feb 2006

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC OPTICAL SCIENCES DIV

Report Date:

2006-04-07

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

We present an analysis of the design considerations for creating a long, high-bandwidth, and high stimulated Brillouin scattering SBS threshold fiber optic link by concatenating lengths of differing fiber types. These considerations are then applied to the constructions of a 20.4-km link.

Subject Categories:

  • Fiber Optics and Integrated Optics
  • Radio Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE